Las Vegas: Fatal Injury Traffic Collision on Chapel Way

Las Vegas: Fatal Injury Traffic Collision on Chapel Way

Number: 1 Driver: Pending Notification Injury: Fatal
Address: Bunkerville, NV Age: 20 Male

Vehicle Information: 2004 Yamaha Rhino
Passenger: Talbot, Josh Injury: Minor
Address: St. George, UT Age: 22 Male

On July 14, 2013 at approximately 6:56 am, an ATV / Rollover fatal injury traffic collision occurred at the
intersection of Chapel Way and Diagonal Street. Evidence at the scene and witness statements indicate a 2004
Yamaha Rhino, ATV was traveling east on Chapel Way approaching Diagonal Street. While turning left to
northbound Diagonal Street the driver lost control of the ATV. The driver and passenger of the ATV were ejected
when the ATV rolled over. The passenger sustained minor injuries and remained at the scene. The driver
succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene by responding personnel from Mercy Air. This
is the 53rd traffic related fatality in LVMPD’s jurisdiction in 2013. This collision remains under investigation by the LVMPD Accident Investigation Section.

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