Steve Marcus City Police officers examine after a deadly automobile pedestrian accident on Sahara Opportunity at Sixth Street Monday, Dec. 4, 2017 . By Sun Staff (< a href="https://lasvegassun.com/staff/sun-staff/contact/"title="Sun Staff contact page”> contact) Monday, Dec. 4, 2017|11 p.m.
after being struck by a pickup on East Sahara Avenue and 6th Street, City Authorities said. The driver of a red
pickup truck was heading eastbound on Sahara with a thumbs-up about 7:45 p.m. when he struck a guy crossing the street, cops stated. The man, stated to be in
his 50s, was transferred to Sunrise Healthcare facility, where he was pronounced dead. The chauffeur, a guy in his 40s, remained at
the scene and was cooperating with private investigators. Police said the driver was not impaired. Metro stated this is the 57th pedestrian death
of the year.