Las Vegas, NV (April 23, 2019) – Officials have reported that a vehicle collision at the intersection of Desert Inn Rd and Paradise Rd has resulted in the injury of a pedestrian.
The pedestrian was struck at 2989 Desert Inn Rd. The accident happened in the morning hours on Tuesday, April 23. The time of the crash was at around 9:30 a.m. The victim was transported to Sunrise Hospital for the treatment of life-threatening injuries.
The intersection was closed briefly but reopened later in the day. It is uncertain if impairment was a factor in the accident at this time.
The investigation into the case is still underway, and more information will be released as it continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their families at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
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