One Rider Pronounced Dead after Motorcycle Collision near Eastern Avenue, One Other Injured
LAS VEGAS, NV (March 7, 2023) – Saturday afternoon, a 42-year-old motorcyclist died following a two-vehicle accident on Flamingo Road.
The accident took place along Flamingo Road and Eastern Avenue at around 3:57 p.m. on February 18th.
According to reports, a motorcycle was traveling eastbound on Flamingo Road in the far right lane when a white 2014 Jeep Compass also traveling eastbound made a left turn from the center lane.
The motorcycle collided with the Jeep on the passenger side door as a result. Tragically, first responders declared the rider dead at the scene.
At this time, police have only identified the victim as a 42-year-old man; their name will be released once the next of kin has been notified.
Meanwhile, the driver of the Jeep, a 75-year-old Las Vegas woman, suffered minor injuries, and officers ruled out impairment.
Furthermore, the fatal crash on Flamingo Road caused a temporary road closure for clearing and preliminary duties.
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department will release additional information as it becomes available, but an active investigation is underway.
No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. Deepest condolences and sympathies are with the family and friends of the victim.
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