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Coroner identifies woman killed by vehicle near Durango and Desert Inn

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Coroner identifies woman killed by vehicle near Durango and Desert Inn

By Denise Wong. CREATED Jul 21, 2014 - UPDATED: Jul 23, 2014

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- A woman is dead after getting struck by a vehicle while crossing the street late Monday night.  

The coroner has identified her as 49-year-old Courtney Walker.

It happened at Durango Drive and Desert Inn.

Las Vegas police said around 10:20 p.m., Walker was crossing Durango heading westbound when she was struck by a Ford Expedition driving south on Durango.

Sgt. Richard Strader said Walker was not in a crosswalk and she crossed in front of the vehicle.  

Walker died at the scene.

This is the 46th traffic related fatality in LVMPD's jurisdiction in 2014.

Denise Wong

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Denise Wong is a general assignment reporter for Action News. Catch her live reports on Good Morning Las Vegas.