Coroner IDS man killed crossing Boulder Highway
A pedestrian who was killed Friday evening after a vehicle struck him in the eastern Las Vegas Valley has been identified.
Donald Lester Buskey, 64, died of bluntforce injuries, the Clark County coroner said. His death was ruled an accident.
The Metropolitan Police Department said the crash happened just before 6 p.m. Friday at Boulder Highway and South Nellis Boulevard. Buskey, who was crossing Boulder Highway outside of a crosswalk, was struck by a 2002 Toyota Corolla that was heading north.
He was taken to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, where he died, police said.
The 55-year-old woman driving the car remained at the scene and showed no signs of impairment, Metro Lt. Patricia Cervantes said.
Buskey’s death marked the 114th traffic-related fatality investigated by Metro in 2017.