Minor Killed in Pedestrian Accident on Centennial Center Boulevard [Las Vegas, NV]
Student Pronounced Dead after Fatal Crash on Tropical Parkway
LAS VEGAS, NV (September 28, 2021) – Saturday afternoon, a student was killed in a pedestrian accident on Centennial Center Boulevard.
Police say the minor was walking eastbound against a “do not walk” signal around 12:22 p.m. There, a 2020 Ford Fusion struck the boy as a he attempted to avoid the vehicle.
The pedestrian was taken to University Medical Center for treatment of life-threatening injuries. Despite life-saving efforts, he was later pronounced dead.
In addition, the Ford was driven by a 48-year-old Las Vegas man. The driver stayed on scene and cooperated with the authorities.
Moreover, officers say that impairment is not believed to be a factor in the collision. However, an active investigation is still currently underway.
Our team would like to offer our sincere condolences to the loved ones of the deceased boy. May you find comfort and strength during this time.
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