Car Strikes Bicycle on Las Vegas Boulevard - 8 News NOW

Car Strikes Bicycle on Las Vegas Boulevard

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LAS VEGAS - One person was critically injured following an accident on northbound Las Vegas Boulevard South near Sahara Avenue.

Police say a vehicle struck a man on a bicycle shortly after midnight. The bicyclist, 58-year-old Joseph Palla, was taken to University Medical Center in critical condition with life-threatening injuries. The driver of the vehicle, 21-year-old Hasani Washington, was not arrested.

All northbound lanes of Las Vegas Boulevard were shut down in the area, but reopened at around 5 a.m.

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