LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD) is investigating a fatal collision that occurred near the intersection of S. Eastern Avenue and E. Harmon Avenue.
According to police, evidence at the scene, and witnesses statements, at approximately 1:07 p.m. a 2002 Harley Davidson motorcycle was traveling northbound on Eastern Avenue approaching the
According to witnesses, the driver of the Camry turned left when the traffic signal displayed a
flashing yellow arrow, which resulted in a traffic collision.
The motorcyclist was transported by ground ambulance to Sunrise Hospital. The driver of the Camry remained at the collision scene and did not show any signs of impairment.
Despite medical intervention, the motorcyclist succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at the hospital.
The intersection was blocked for at least three hours during the investigation.
The motorcyclist’s death marks the 97th traffic-related fatality in the LVMPD’s jurisdiction in 2021.
This collision remains under investigation by the LVMPD Collision Investigation Section.