LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3.com) – A motorcycle rider was struck and killed this morning at the intersection of Flamingo and Lindell roads.
Witnesses told Metro officers that around 8:50 a.m., the motorcyclist was doing wheelies and possibly speeding on Flamingo traveling westbound through the intersection. A vehicle headed eastbound on Flamingo was turning left on Lindell. The initial investigation indicates that that driver was obeying traffic laws.
The motorcycle rider, a male, was dead at the scene. The driver of the vehicle was transported to a hospital with minor injuries.
Flamingo from just west of Decatur all the way to Lindell will be closed down for at least a couple more hours.