20-year-old scooter operator killed in morning crash
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Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- A 20-year-old man from Las Vegas was killed in a crash on Wednesday morning.
It happened just after 9 a.m. at the intersection of West Lake Mead Boulevard and North D Street.
Las Vegas police said a Chevrolet pickup was turning left from Lake Mead onto D Street, when it was impacted on the right front by a scooter-type motorcycle.
The scooter operator was ejected to the roadway. The operator was transported to UMC Trauma but was pronounced dead after arrival.
His name has not been released.
The pickup driver remained at the scene.
This was the 71st traffic related fatality in Metro's jurisdiction so far this year.