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Person struck, killed on Interstate 15 identified

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Northbound Interstate 15 backed up following a deadly pedestrian crash Thursday night. (FOX5) Northbound Interstate 15 backed up following a deadly pedestrian crash Thursday night. (FOX5)
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Authorities released the name of a Las Vegas man who died after being struck by a vehicle on Interstate 15 Thursday night.

The Clark County Coroner's office said, 28-year-old Jared Emerson Palmer died from multiple blunt force injuries and ruled his death an accident.

According to the Nevada Highway Patrol, Palmer was hit in the northbound lanes of I-15 near the Sahara Avenue exit about 7:20 p.m.

Troopers said the incident actually involved two vehicles, a Nissan Sentra and a charter bus.

It's not yet known why the pedestrian was on the interstate.

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