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Coroner identifies motorcyclist killed Saturday on Nellis Blvd.

Coroner identifies motorcyclist killed Saturday on Nellis Blvd.

By Joyce Lupiani. CREATED Mar 25, 2013

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- The Clark County coroner has identified the 53-year-old motorcyclist killed late Saturday afternoon as Mark A. Mizzoni from Las Vegas.

According to Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, Mizzoni was traveling north in the center travel lane on Nellis Boulevard when a car driven by a 56-year-old female exited a private driveway.

The car pulled into the path of the motorcycle and the motorcycle struck the left side of the car, ejecting Mizzoni.

Mizzoni was pronounced dead at the scene. The drive was transported to Sunrise Trauma Center for moderate injuries.

Mizzoni's death was the 31st traffic-related fatality in LVMPD's jurisdiction this year.

 

Joyce Lupiani

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Joyce Lupiani is the managing editor for PositivelyLV.com and contributes to KTNV.com and NowTrending.com.