LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3.com) – The Nevada Highway Patrol continues to investigate the accident that killed a bicyclist Wednesday morning on Las Vegas Boulevard near Sloan.
The Clark County coroner’s office identified the victim as Peter John Makowski, 33, of Las Vegas. According to NHP Trooper Loy Hixson, Makowski was riding around 8:15 a.m. on the boulevard when a truck attempted to pass him. But the right side of the truck hit him.
Hixson said the truck driver involved in the accident is based out of Searchlight.