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Woman struck and killed by vehicle in North Las Vegas

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North Las Vegas police are at the scene of a deadly crash on Jan. 18, 2018. (Gai Phanalasy/FOX5) North Las Vegas police are at the scene of a deadly crash on Jan. 18, 2018. (Gai Phanalasy/FOX5)
North Las Vegas police investigate a deadly crash on Jan. 18, 2018. (Source: Jimenez Melody/Facebook) North Las Vegas police investigate a deadly crash on Jan. 18, 2018. (Source: Jimenez Melody/Facebook)
North Las Vegas Public Information Officer Aaron Patty briefs the media on the crash. (Gai Phanalasy/FOX5) North Las Vegas Public Information Officer Aaron Patty briefs the media on the crash. (Gai Phanalasy/FOX5)
Photojournalists capture an interview with NLVPD Public Information Officer Aaron Patty. (Gai Phanalasy/FOX5) Photojournalists capture an interview with NLVPD Public Information Officer Aaron Patty. (Gai Phanalasy/FOX5)
NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV (FOX5) -

North Las Vegas police said they are investigating a deadly auto-pedestrian crash on Thursday evening. 

Officers responded to the incident at 5:50 p.m. at Cheyenne Avenue and Berg Street, near Civic Center Drive.

Citing the preliminary investigation, a dark-colored Chevrolet truck was traveling eastbound on Cheyenne approaching Berg when it struck a 42-year-old woman.

Medical personnel pronounced the woman, identified by the Clark County Coroner's Office as Adela Louise Moore, 41, deceased at the scene, police said. 

The 44-year-old driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and is cooperating with the investigation, police said. The driver was not injured. 

Investigators are at the scene to determine who had the right of way and if Moore was in a crosswalk. Police noted there is a crosswalk at the intersection. They are also looking into the speed of the truck. 

The area is shut down for the investigation, police said. Motorists were urged to use alternate routes. 

Anyone with information is urged to contact North Las Vegas police at 702-633-9111. To remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

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