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One Dead, One Injured After Accident on N. Virginia Street

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An investigation is underway after police say a driver hit a man walking on North Virginia Street near Moraine Way late Monday night.

Reno police say around 10pm a 36-year-old Reno man was crossing North Virginia east to west when he was hit by a northbound 2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse driven by a 23-year-old Reno man.

Reno Police tell us say the victim was in a crosswalk, but was wearing dark clothing and the area was not well lit. They also say when the man was hit, he hit the windshield and went over the car then became trapped under the Eclipse and was dragged for an unknown distance.

The victim died at the scene.

The driver suffered minor injuries and was treated on scene.

Police say the unidentified driver is cooperating with the investigation. They say at this time it does not appear that speeding and alcohol are factors in the crash.

If you have any information on this crash, you're asked to call Reno Police at 334-2115 or Secret Witness at 322-4900 or text your tip to 847411 or go online to Your information will remain anonymous.

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