Motorcyclist crashes near Decatur and Tropicana
Las Vegas police responded to a motorcycle crash Sunday morning.Photo: Video by ktnv.com
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Las Vegas police responded to a motorcycle crash Sunday morning.
It happened just before 9 a.m. near Decatur Boulevard and Tropicana Avenue.
Police said evidence at the scene indicated a Honda CR-V was stopped for a red traffic signal on northbound Decatur at Tropicana.
A Honda RC51 motorcycle was traveling north on Decatur and was approaching the back of the Honda CR-V.
The traffic signal turned green and the Honda CR-V began to move forward. The motorcycle then impacted the rear of the CR-V.
The motorcyclist, 36-year-old Ross Graham of Las Vegas, was thrown from his bike and transported to UMC Trauma with critical injuries.
The driver of the CR-V remained at the scene and was not hurt.
Police told Action News they believe the motorcyclist was under the influence at the time of the crash.