LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — The motorcyclist killed in a Friday crash on U.S. Highway 95 and Lake Mead Boulevard has been identified as 58-year-old Curtis Edmond Kirby of Las Vegas.
The crash at 11:17 p.m. was among four fatal crashes investigated by the Nevada Highway Patrol late Friday and early Saturday.
According to NHP, a blue and black Harley Davidson motorcyle that was northbound on U.S. 95 failed to negotiate a curve on the eastbound offramp at Lake Mead. The motorcyclist struck a concrete barrier and was thrown from the motorcyle.
He was declared dead at the scene.
This marks the Nevada Highway Patrol – Southern Command’s 57th fatal crash resulting in 66 fatalities for 2021.