LAS VEGAS (IHCT) – One person is dead after a hit-and run accident near the Strip early Thursday morning.

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police department responded to a fatal accident near Harmon Avenue and Cameron Street at around 12:45am on Mar. 17.

According to the police, a vehicle was traveling westbound on Harmon towards Cameron in the right of two westbound travel lanes.

A pedestrian was crossing Harmon in a marked crosswalk on the east side of the intersection when it was struck by a vehicle. The vehicle failed to stop and fled the scene.

The vehicle is described as white in color with damage to the left front headlight and windshield.

Anyone within information is urged to call LVMPD Collision Investigation Section at (702) 828-3786. Or you can call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 or visit