LAS VEGAS (KLAS)– Metro police are investigating a fatal crash involving a motorcyclist that happened on Nov. 27.
The Clark County Coroner’s office notified the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s Collision Investigation Section that despite all life-saving efforts, the 29-year-old motorcyclist succumbed to his injuries on November 30, 2021.
Police responded to a multiple-vehicle crash shortly after 2 p.m near Charleston Blvd. and Durango Drive.
Police say the driver of a Dodge was trying to make a left turn when it collided with the driver of a Kawasaki Ninja. The impact forced the Dodge to rotate clockwise and crash into a Kia Sorento who was stopped at the entrance to the Chevron gas station.
The motorcyclist, a 29-year-old male, was transported to UMC Trauma by EMS, where he remains in serious condition. The motorcyclist died 3 days later.
The driver, a 61-year-old female, of the Dodge sustained minor injuries. The driver, a 65-year-old female, of the Kia did not sustain any injuries from the collision
Charleston between Heavenly Hills and Durango was shut down for hours during the crash investigation. This collision remains under investigation by the LVMPD Collision Investigation Section.
The motorcyclist’s death marks the 134th traffic-related fatality in the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s jurisdiction for 2021.