UPDATE: Coroner identifies motorcyclist who died after crash near Sahara, Hualapai

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — The Clark County Coroner identified Dustin Masteller, 25, as the motorcyclist who died following a crash near Sahara and Hualapai Tuesday. His death was ruled accidental, caused by blunt force injuries sustained in the incident.

The crash occurred around 4:54 p.m.

According to Metro, the investigation indicates a Harley Davidson motorcycle was traveling eastbound on Sahara east of Hualapai at a high rate of speed. The bike collided with a Toyota Corolla making a left turn from westbound Sahara at Sahara Center Drive.

Masteller was thrown into the eastbound travel lanes of the intersection. He was transported to UMC Trauma, where he later died.

The driver of the Toyota remained on scene, and police say she did not show any signs of impairment.

Eastbound Sahara at the intersection has reopened.

Masteller’s death is the 54th traffic-related fatality in Metro’s jurisdiction this year.

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