UPDATE:  The NHP says on Sunday at 10:00 PM, NHP received a call regarding a pedestrian dressed in dark clothing walking in the road near mile marker 366 in Elko County.

They say five minutes later NHP received a notification of a crash in the same location.

The NHP says they responded to the scene and confirmed the crash involved a truck and a pedestrian.  

They say preliminary investigation indicates the man was struck by the truck.

The NHP says the driver and occupants of the truck were not injured.

They say the pedestrian was pronounced dead on scene. 


Nevada Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash on I-80 west near Wells in Elko County. 

The crash was reported just before 10 p.m. on Sunday near mile marker 366. 

Delays may still be possible near the crash site as authorities investigate the scene. 

We've contacted NHP for more details.