1 dead after being struck by vehicle near Charleston, 10th Street

Near Charleston and Maryland Pkwy.
Published: Apr. 28, 2022 at 8:25 AM PDT
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LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - Update: The pedestrian killed in this crash has been identified as 38-year-old Joseph Svoboda by the Clark County Coroner’s office.

Original story below:

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD) is investigating a crash that killed one person near Charleston Blvd. and 10th Street Thursday morning.

LVMPD officers have confirmed the person was illegally crossing the street resulting in the crash around 6:45a.m.

Police said the driver of a white BMW sedan stayed on scene.

Charleston Blvd is closed in both directions between Maryland Pkwy and 10th Street. Use alternate routes to downtown Las Vegas. No word on how long the stretch of road will be closed.

This is a developing story. Stay with FOX5 for new details.