Pedestrian dies after struck by pickup truck near Warm Springs, Green Valley
HENDERSON, Nev. (KSNV) —
UPDATE, Aug. 20 | The Clark County Coroner's Office has identified the victim as 62-year-old Shee Kun Lee of Henderson.
According to the coroner's office, he died from multiple blunt force injuries, and the manner of death has been officially ruled an accident.
ORIGINAL | Authorities are investigating after a deadly crash involving a pedestrian Thursday night in Henderson.
The crash was reported on Warm Springs Road east of Heavenly View Drive, near Green Valley Parkway, at about 10:15 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6, police said in a statement.
The early investigation indicates a 2003 Ford F-150 was heading east on Warm Springs Road as the pedestrian was crossing Warm Springs outside of a crosswalk.
The driver did not see the pedestrian, who was wearing dark-colored clothing, and the pickup struck the pedestrian.
That person was taken to Sunrise in Las Vegas, where he succumbed to his injuries.
Police say they do not believe speed or alcohol are factors in the crash. The driver of the pickup remained at the scene and is cooperating with investigators.