LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — North Las Vegas police are investigating a fatal crash involving a vehicle and a woman on a bicycle Thursday morning at Donna Street and Washburn Avenue, just east of Mojave High School.
The bicyclist, a woman believed to be in her 50s, has died at UMC, according to police.
Preliminary investigation revealed that a Mercedes SUV was traveling eastbound on Washburn approaching Donna and failed to stop for a stop sign. The female bicyclist was in the intersection after making a complete stop while traveling northbound on Donna where she was struck.
The driver remained on the scene and is cooperating with the investigation.
Speed is considered a factor in the investigation, according to police.
The crash was reported at about 7 a.m., and the driver stayed at the scene and is cooperating with the investigation.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call NLVPD at 702-633-9111.