Motorcyclist injured in crash early Monday morning in east Las Vegas Valley
LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department says a motorcyclist was injured in a crash early Monday morning in the east valley.
According to police, the incident involving a motorcycle and an SUV happened about 1:55 a.m. near Bonanza and Pecos.
Police say that evidence at the scene indicates that a 2014 Audi Q5 was traveling west on Bonanza in the middle westbound lane while a 2008 Suzuki GSX-R was traveling in the same lane and direction of travel approaching the Audi.
Police say the crash occurred with the motorcycle rear-ended the Audi at an excessive speed.
The motorcyclist was transported to UMC Trauma with injuries determined to be life-threatening by hospital staff.
The crash remains under investigation by the LVMPD Collision Investigation Section.
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