Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013 | 7:24 a.m.
A pedestrian was struck and killed in a hit-and-run incident late Wednesday night while crossing Torrey Pines Drive near Casada Way, Metro Police said.
The pedestrian was hit about 10:30 p.m. while crossing the street outside of a marked crosswalk, police said. The driver failed to stop and call for help, police said.
It was the 23rd traffic fatality of the year in Metro’s jurisdiction.
Anyone with information is urged to call Metro at (702) 828-3786 or, to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 or go online to crimestoppersofnv.com.