Number: 1 Motorcyclist: Pending Notification Injury: Fatal
Address: Las Vegas, NV Age: 55 Male
Motorcycle Information: 2004 Harley Davison Road King
Number: 2 Driver: Kagan, Yvette Injury: Minor
Address: Las Vegas, NV Age: 46 Female
Vehicle Information: 1987 Toyota Cargo Van
On February 15, 2013 at approximately 2:48 a.m., a fatal injury, motorcycle / auto traffic collision occurred on Nellis Boulevard south of Owens Avenue. Evidence at the scene and witness statements indicate a 1987 Toyota cargo van was stopped at a red signal at Ownes Avenue in the center travel lane of northbound Nellis Boulevard. A 2004 Harley Davidson motorcycle was traveling northbound on Nellis Bloulevard in the center travel lane approaching the 1987 Toyota cargo van. The 2004 Harley Davidson motorcycle failed to stop in time to avoid arear end collision with the 1987 Toyota cargo van. The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene by responding medical personnel. This is the 19th traffic related fatality in LVMPD’s jurisdiction in 2013. This collision remains under investigation by the LVMPD Accident Investigations Section.