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UPDATE: The pedestrian who was hit by a North Las Vegas Police patrol car Wednesday night has died. 

The man, believed to be in his 30s, was pronounced dead at UMC. His identity and details of death will be released by the Clark County Coroner's Office pending notification of next of kin. 

Original story continues below. 


LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- North Las Vegas police are investigating an auto versus pedestrian crash involving a patrol vehicle Wednesday night.

According to police, a marked patrol car struck a pedestrian around 9:52 p.m. near Las Vegas and Lake Mead Boulevards on Wednesday August 4.

The patrol car was traveling south on Las Vegas Boulevard, approaching Lake Mead when it struck the pedestrian, police said.

The pedestrian was taken to University Medical Center in critical condition. 

Traffic is closed in both directions at Las Vegas Boulevard, between Bruce street and Lake Mead.

Stay with FOX5 for more updates.

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(1) comment

Zane

Oh the police are investigating their own? I'm sure that will be totally unbiased

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