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Scooter rider killed in collision

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LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

Metro police said a 20-year-old Las Vegas man was killed Wednesday morning after crashing his scooter into another vehicle.

Just after 9 a.m., the man was riding his scooter when he crashed into a Chevrolet Silverado at the intersection of D Street and Lake Mead Boulevard.

The scooter operator was ejected, landing on the roadway. He was taken to University Medical Center Trauma where he was pronounced dead.

The driver of the Silverado remained at the scene of the wreck and was not injured.

The coroner will identify the victim in the coming days.

This marks the 71st fatal traffic-related accident in Metro's jurisdiction in 2013.

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