LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3) -- Metro police say a man was found dead after crashing his motorcycle into a fence near Kyle Canyon and Oso Blanca roads around 10:20 p.m. Tuesday.
According to a Metro news release, evidence at the scene indicates the 2011 Honda motorcycle was traveling northbound on Oso Blanca Road when it left the roadway to the right.
The motorcycle traveled down an embankment, ejecting the rider. Responding medical personnel pronounced the rider dead at the scene.
Alcohol may have been a contributing factor.
This is the 40th traffic related fatality in Metro’s jurisdiction for 2013. The collision remains under investigation by the LVMPD Accident Investigations Section