North Las Vegas, NV (July 1, 2020) – A motorcyclist was killed in a collision with another vehicle that took place on N MLK Boulevard, in the vicinity of June Avenue. It occurred on Saturday afternoon, June 27th, at approximately 1:12 p.m.
According to law enforcement, the operator of the motorcycle as heading north when a westbound sedan on June Avenue made a left turn in front of the rider, and the two vehicles collided. Emergency crews were dispatched to the scene.
First responders transported the motorcyclist to UMC Trauma where he was pronounced deceased a short time later. The driver of the vehicle involved remained at the scene and cooperated with authorities.
The events that led to this incident are under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the victim at this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in Nevada
In the year 2010, a total of 44 fatal motorcycle accidents in Nevada were reported by authorities. Accidents involving vulnerable victims such as motorcyclists are often more severe than other types of collisions. This is particularly true when a seriously negligent driver is involved in the crash. Understanding your rights during such a time is of the utmost importance.
Our loyal and proficient Nevada accident attorneys at the Richard Harris Law Firm understand that there is often nothing more difficult than recovering from a sudden crash. We believe that all negligent parties who cause the unjust suffering of other people must be held fully accountable for their behavior, and we are ready to go to work on your behalf. If you have been injured or lost a family member in a motorcycle crash due to no fault of the victim, please contact our Nevada motorcycle accident attorneys at (702) 444-4444 today.
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