LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — The Nevada Highway Patrol responded to a fatal collision that occurred Monday on Interstate 15 near Lamb Boulevard at about 10:30 a.m.
NHP says a 2015 black and red Yamaha motorcycle was traveling south on I-15, south of the Lamb Boulevard off-ramp at a high rate of speed when for reasons unknown, the rider lost control of the motorcycle.
The Yamaha left the roadway and slid into the right shoulder striking the guardrail and the rider was ejected from the motorcycle and died from injuries on the scene, according to authorities.
This crash remains under investigation.
The male rider of the Yamaha motorcycle has been identified as 20-year-old Alever James Quinones Miramon from Las Vegas.
This marks the Nevada Highway Patrol – Southern Command’s 29th fatal crash resulting in 36 fatalities for 2021.
No further immediate details were given by authorities.