Man in wheelchair struck by school bus has died
A man in a wheelchair was struck by a school bus on the east side of the Valley on Thursday morning.Photo: Video by ktnv.com
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- A man in a wheelchair was struck by a school bus on the east side of the Valley on Thursday morning.
It happened at the intersection of South Maryland Parkway and East Reno Avenue at about 11:50 a.m.
The 81-year-old man was taken to Sunrise Hospital where he was later pronounced dead by attending medical personnel.
Police said there were no children on the school bus at the time.
The man was riding in a motorized wheelchair in a marked crosswalk at the time of the incident.
This is the 36th traffic fatality in LVMPD's jurisdiction. The collision remains under investigation.