Motorcyclist Killed in Las Vegas Crash

Fatal Accident on Hualapai Way Kills Rider 

An unidentified 23-year-old motorcyclist died after colliding with a Jeep Grand Cherokee in Las Vegas on Thursday morning. 

The fatal crash occurred just before noon on Hualapai Way and Spring Mountain Road. 

Per reports, a Yamaha Rr3 bike was speeding north when it lost control as it entered the intersection. 

As a result, the motorcyclist collided head-on with the Jeep that was stopped at the light. 

The rider sustained life-threatening injuries and was taken to a nearby hospital. 

Sadly, despite life-saving efforts, the rider succumbed to their injuries at the hospital. 

Further details will be provided once an investigation is concluded. 

According to statistics, approximately 80% of accidents involving a motorcycle result in injuries or death. 

Motorcycle accidents, according to the NHTSA, accounted for 14% of motor vehicle accident deaths in 2019. Below are some tips for motorcyclists:

  • Wear proper protection
  • Ride responsibly 
  • Be knowledgeable and practice how to properly operate a motorcycle 
  • Ensure you are licensed prior to operating a motorcycle

If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.