Male Pedestrian Pronounced Dead after Hit-and-Run Collision near Wellness Place

HENDERSON, NV (July 3, 2023) – Early Tuesday morning, one man was fatally struck in a hit-and-run pedestrian crash on Galleria Drive.

The incident occurred around 6:04 a.m., near Wellness Place.

Per reports, the driver of a White Dodge Challenger struck a male pedestrian who was walking within a marked crosswalk.

Upon impact, the driver fled the scene east on Galleria Drive.

Paramedics arrived and transported the 71-year-old man to Sunrise Trauma Hospital in critical condition. Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medics later pronounced him dead.

Emergency crews closed off the surrounding area for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties. Once available, further details will be provided. At this time, police are still working to identify the driver of the involved vehicle.

The Sweet James team sends their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of the deceased man. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.

Losing someone in a hit-and-run pedestrian crash is always a traumatic experience for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they understand that the death of a loved one can leave a lasting impact on your emotional and financial well-being, and they are here to help. Furthermore, their wrongful death attorneys understand that legal issues impose challenges on those involved. Let them help you through the legal process so that you can focus on the welfare of your family. Call their office today at (800) 900-0000 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation. For more accident news, click here.

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