Henderson Police Seek Witnesses to Pedestrian Fatality
August 30, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE
PLEASE CONTACT KATHLEEN RICHARDS, (702) 267-2051
Henderson, Nev. – Henderson Police are seeking anyone with information about the death of a pedestrian early this morning. The death is being investigated as a possible hit and run.
Officers responded at about 1:30 a.m. to a 61-year-old man lying in the roadway on Galleria Drive, about 250 feet west of Gibson Road. The man was found in a right-hand turn lane on the north side of Galleria Drive.
Attempts to revive the man were unsuccessful and he was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Clark County Coroner’s Office will release the victim’s name after he has been positively identified and his family has been notified.
Galleria Drive was closed for about three hours while traffic officers conducted an investigation.
Anyone with information in this case is urged to call the Henderson Police Department at 702-267-5087 or, to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or visit crimestoppersofnv.com.
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