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Racing suspected in I-15 motorcycle wreck

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According to the Nevada Highway Patrol, racing may have led to a motorcycle wreck Wednesday afternoon on Interstate 15 at the Sloan off-ramp.

Troopers said the accident occurred about 4 p.m. The motorcyclist was injured and was being flown to a hospital in Las Vegas.

Witnesses told troopers the motorcyclist had been racing a Corvette along I-15 at a high rate of speed when the wreck occurred. The driver of the Corvette did not stay at the scene.

The motorcyclist was the only person injured. He suffered a broken leg and other, non-life-threatening injuries.

Stay with FOX5 for updates on this developing story.

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