LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Preliminary investigation revealed that on Friday, April 10 around 1:43 a.m. a blue 2018 Suzuki motorcycle was traveling northbound on I-15, approaching Craig Road, at a high rate of speed, when it struck the rear of a cement truck.
The driver of the motorcycle was transported to University Medical Center where he succumbed to injuries sustained in the crash and was pronounced deceased.
The identity of the male motorcycle driver is pending next of kin notification.
This crash remains under investigation.
This marks the Nevada Highway Patrol Southern Command’s 11th fatal crash, resulting in 11
fatalities for 2020.
I-15 northbound reopened around 6 a.m. following a fatal motorcycle crash that resulted in all lanes being closed.
For a few hours, all northbound traffic was diverted off the freeway at Craig Road as Nevada Highway Patrol investigated the crash.