53-year-old Las Vegas motorcyclist killed in collision
A motorcycle driver is dead after slamming into a car Saturday evening on the east side of the Valley.Photo: Video by ktnv.com
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- A motorcycle driver is dead after slamming into a car Saturday evening on the east side of the Valley.
It happened just after 5:30 p.m. on Nellis Boulevard at Linda Avenue.
Las Vegas police said a woman pulled out of a parking lot into oncoming traffic when she collided with the motorcycle.
The force of the crash knocked the motorcycle rider off his bike and into the street. The woman told officers she simply didn't see the motorcyclist heading down the street.
The woman didn't appear to show any signs of intoxication. She was taken to a nearby hospital to be checked out.
The 53-year-old Las Vegas motorcycle driver was pronounced dead on the scene.
This was the 31st traffic related fatality in LVMPD'S jurisdiction in 2013.