Las Vegas: Fatal Traffic Collision on Durango Dr.

Las Vegas: Auto vs. Pedal Cyclist CollisionNumber: 1
Motorcyclist: PendingNotification Injury: Fatal
Address: Las Vegas,Nevada Age: 19 Male
Motorcycle Information: 2004 Kawasaki ZX636

Number: 2
Driver: Lassiter,Jada Injury: Minor
Address: Las Vegas,Nevada Age: 18 Female

Vehicle Information: 1993 Cadillac Seville
Passenger: Juvenile Injury: Minor
Address: Las Vegas,Nevada Age: 15 Male

On July 15, 2013 at approximately 10:11 p.m., a fatal auto /motorcycle traffic collision occurred at the intersection of Durango Drive and Starboard Drive. Evidence atthe scene and witness statements indicate a 2004 Kawasaki motorcycle was traveling south bound on Durango Drive in the middle travel lane, approaching the intersection of Starboard Drive. A 1993 Cadillac Seville was traveling northbound on Durango Drive in the left turn lane, attempting tomake a left (westbound) turn onto Starboard Drive. Asthe Kawasaki entered the intersection, the Cadillac attempted to turn left and was struck on the right side. The motorcycle operator was transported to UMC Trauma Center where he was pronounced deceased bymedical personnel. This collision is the 54th traffic related fatality in LVMPD’s jurisdiction in 2013. The collision remains under investigation by the LVMPD Accident Investigation Section.

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