Mother, child hospitalized following accident

A child was critically injured Thursday afternoon after being struck by a vehicle on Karen Avenue, near the intersection of Maryland Parkway and Sahara Avenue. According to Las Vegas Metro police, a mother and her child were crossing Karen Avenue … Continue reading

Police: Man gets stuck underneath car, dragged; driver unaware

Metro Police are investigating an accident involving a pedestrian near Desert Inn Road and Maryland Parkway. The accident occurred shortly after 3:30 a.m. on Sierra Vista Drive. Police say a woman stopped at a bank on Desert Inn Road and … Continue reading

Child, mother struck by vehicle near Warm Springs and Rainbow

Las Vegas police responded to an auto-pedestrian crash on Monday evening. It happened just before 6 p.m. on the 7300 block of Chrome Hill Street, near Warm Springs Road and Rainbow Boulevard. Police said a seven-year-old was struck by a … Continue reading

Pedestrian hit by taxi on Las Vegas Strip near Tropicana

A man is in critical condition at University Medical Center after getting struck by a taxi on the Las Vegas Strip. That’s according to an official with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. The incident happened around 2 a.m. Friday. … Continue reading

Arrest made in Bonanza hit-and-run that injured boy

A driver turned himself in to police early Wednesday morning in connection to a hit-and-run crash that injured an 11-year-old boy. According to Las Vegas Metro police, Rodrigo Tomax, 25, of Las Vegas, reported himself to North Las Vegas police … Continue reading

Driver flees after hitting 11-year-old boy

Metro police said an 11-year-old boy was injured Monday night in a hit and run on Bonanza Road at Eastern Avenue about 9:20 p.m. According to evidence on the scene, witnesses told police that a 1994 Honda Civic was traveling … Continue reading

Man struck, killed in crash on Lake Mead Boulevard

A 61-year-old man was not in a marked crosswalk when he was struck and killed by a driver in a Mini Cooper, Las Vegas Metro police said. According to police, the incident happened on E. Lake Mead Boulevard west of … Continue reading

Driver sought after pedestrian killed in crash

A man died after being hit by a van in northeast Las Vegas early Friday, and police said they are still searching for the driver. The crash happened just before 1:30 a.m. near Meikle Lane west of Ringe Road, near … Continue reading

Man dies from injuries when hit by car while jaywalking

A 68-year-old Las Vegas man died early Sunday morning after being hit Saturday night while jaywalking in the northeast part of the valley. John Wayne Aveiro died at 2:45 a.m. at Sunrise Trauma Center, according to the Clark County coroner’s … Continue reading

Pedestrian struck in hit-and-run near Vegas Strip

Police said a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle that fled the scene just east of the Las Vegas Strip on Friday. Jesse Roybal with Las Vegas Metro police reported the incident in the 4000 block of Linq Lane at … Continue reading