SPARKS, Nev. (KOLO)-- 4:20 p.m. update:
A pedestrian had non-life threatening injuries Saturday after being hit while crossing Pyramid Way in a crosswalk, the Sparks Police Department reported.
The scene of a pedestrian accident at Pyramid Way and E Street in Sparks. Photo by Bridget Chavez/KOLO.
The crash happened at 12:17 p.m. at Pyramid Way and E Street. The pickup truck driver was going south on Pyramid Way and did not see the man crossing the street and hit him with the front of his truck, knocking him several feet, police said. There was no indication the driver was intoxicated or speeding, police said. Witnesses provided corroborating statements.
The driver was cited for a right-of-way violation, police said.
Pyramid Way hs reopened again at E Street after a pedestrian accident.
One person was taken to the hospital in an ambulance. The pedestrian's condition was not available.
The accident happened around 12:19 p.m.
A pedestrian was killed crossing McCarran Boulevard on Friday evening.