Motorcyclist in critical condition after collision

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Motorcyclist in critical condition after collision

By Kim Powell. CREATED Nov 11, 2013

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- A motorcyclist is in critical condition after colliding with a car at the intersection of Rainbow Boulevard and Sahara Avenue.

It happened around 7:45 p.m. Monday night.

Las Vegas police said the rider of the motorcycle was transported to UMC and remains in critical condition with head injuries and a broken arm. 

Police said a sedan was heading southbound on Rainbow when it made a U-turn before Sahara and the two collided. 

Neither the driver nor the passenger in the sedan suffered any injuries.

Police are investigating to determine if any impairment was involved.

The northbound lanes of Rainbow were closed from Sahara to Oakey Boulevard, as authorities continue investigating.

Action News will post more information as it becomes available.