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July 22, 2014

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Man, 61, killed crossing street outside crosswalk

A 61-year-old man was killed this morning after a car hit him while he was crossing Lake Mead Boulevard outside a marked crosswalk, Metro Police reported.

Police responded about 1:10 a.m. to the incident on Lake Mead Boulevard, west of Hollywood Boulevard. It appeared the man was trying to cross the street when a Mini Cooper headed west struck him, police said.

The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

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