A pedestrian was struck and killed while crossing Lamb Boulevard near East Desert Inn Road Wednesday evening.
According to Las Vegas Metro police, a 53-year-old man was outside of a crosswalk about 8:15 p.m. wearing dark clothing when he was struck by a Toyota Camry. Citing evidence at the scene, police said the man was not in a crosswalk at the time of the crash.
The pedestrian was taken to Sunrise Hospital and later pronounced dead.
As of this incident, Metro has investigated 106 traffic-related fatalities in Metro's jurisdiction this year.
Both directions of Lamb were shut down following the crash.
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