A 70-year-old California woman succumbed to her injuries after being involved in a pedestrian crash in downtown Las Vegas on Tuesday night.
The fatal auto-pedestrian accident took place at 10:45 p.m. at the intersection of 1st Street and Ogden Avenue. According to the investigation, the woman was in a marked crosswalk on Ogden when she was struck by a Ford F-550 shuttle bus that was making a left turn from 1st to Ogden.
On arrival, medics rushed her to University Medical Center’s Trauma Unit with critical injuries on Tuesday night. The 45-year-old driver of the vehicle, identified as Michael Capolingua, remained at the scene and did not display any signs of impairment. The authorities will release the identity of the deceased after notifying the next of kin.
An investigation continues.
October 15, 2021
Source: 8 News Now