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Man in critical condition after being struck by vehicle on scooter

Man in critical condition after being struck by vehicle on scooter

By Krista Hostetler. CREATED Aug 6, 2014

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- A 50-year-old Las Vegas man is in critical condition following a crash on Wednesday morning.

It happened around 11:30 a.m. at the intersection of Sirius Avenue and Arville Street.

Evidence at the scene indicated a 2014 Icebear scooter was traveling northbound in the right travel lane of Arville Street, approaching the intersection of Sirius Avenue.

A 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee was traveling eastbound in the single travel lane of Sirius Avenue approaching the intersection of Arville Street.

The driver of the Jeep failed to yield the right of way from a stop sign and crossed the path of the scooter.

The rider of the scooter struck the right side of the Jeep. He was transported to UMC Trauma Center with critical injuries.

The driver of the Jeep remained at the scene and is not suspected of driving under the influence.

Krista Hostetler

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Krista Hostetler is currently the Senior Web Editor for ktnv.com and KTNV Mobile.