Pedestrian hit in traffic near Atlantis

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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - A pedestrian was taken to a hospital with a head injury after being struck by the driver of a sports utility vehicle Friday night on South Virginia Street across the street from the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa.

The scene of a crash where a pedestrian was hit near the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa. Photo by Andrew Fox/KOLO.

Southbound South Virginia Street has been reopened. The woman's injury was not life-threatening, the Reno Police Department said.

The injured pedestrian, a woman in her 30s, stepped into traffic with the right of way about 6:56 p.m. December 29, 2017, Reno police said. The driver was not under the influence of alcohol and is cooperating with police.