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Pedestrian Dies From Injuries in North Reno Vehicle Accident

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Reno Police say a pedestrian died from his injuries after he was hit by a vehicle in north Reno Friday night.

Police say the accident happened around 8:15 p.m. in the area of North Virginia Street and Bailey Drive.

Police say a 1998 Toyota RAV4 was driving southbound on North Virginia Street going towards the Bonanza Casino when the driver hit the pedestrian, 57-year old Norman Waller, who was in a marked crosswalk. Police say Waller was taken to the hospital where he later died.

The 31-year old driver reportedly stopped after the accident and cooperated with police on scene. Police say alcohol and speed do not appear to have been a factor in the accident. They say the investigation is ongoing.

If you have any information on this accident, you're being asked to call the Reno Police Department's traffic division at 334-2141, or Secret Witness at 322-4900. You can text your tip to 847-411.

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