Police say pedestrian dies after struck by 2 vehicles on Las Vegas freeway
LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - Nevada State Police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred Friday morning on a Las Vegas freeway.
According to Nevada State Police, at about 5 a.m. Friday, troopers responded to a crash in which a pedestrian had possibly been struck while crossing the southbound I-15, south of Flamingo.
Upon arriving, authorities said it was determined that a male adult was crossing from westbound to eastbound on the southbound side when they were struck by a semi-truck along with a passenger car.
Nevada State Police said a civilian stopped to render aid until medical personnel arrived. However, the male succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased on scene.
The Clark County Coroner’s Office identified the pedestrian involved as 32-year-old Christopher Hugh Moran. His cause and manner of death were pending as of Friday.
Police advised there was a hard closure on the I-15 southbound and traffic was diverted off at Flamingo while the investigation continued.
No further information was immediately available.
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