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Police investigate fatal crash near The Lakes Las Vegas

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Police block roads due to fatal crash near Lakes area in Las Vegas on Sept. 27, 2017. (Luis Marquez/FOX5) Police block roads due to fatal crash near Lakes area in Las Vegas on Sept. 27, 2017. (Luis Marquez/FOX5)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

A female pedestrian was killed and another woman was injured after they were struck by a car in west Las Vegas Tuesday night. 

Las Vegas Metro police responded to the crash scene just after 8 p.m. on South Fort Apache Road and West Lake South Drive, near West Sahara Avenue. 

According to Metro Lt. Grant Rogers, three pedestrians were crossing the road when a Chevrolet sedan struck two of them. 

Police said the pedestrians were crossing the intersection in a crosswalk before the collision.

The pedestrian who passed away was a 71-year-old female, identified by the Clark County Coroner's Office as Angela Meyer, according to officers. She was pronounced dead at the hospital. 

Another pedestrian, a 36-year-old woman, suffered serious injuries and the third, a 70-year-old man, was not injured. 

The driver of the Chevy stayed at the scene of the crash and authorities said the accident remains under investigation. 

Stay with FOX5 for further updates on this story. 

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