Three events around the valley on Saturday promoted bike riding security by distributing complimentary helmets.
Seven bike casualties in 2015 have something in typical, occasion organizers said: None of the victims wore a helmet.
The totally free helmets were donated by NDOT’s bike program, and will certainly fit a range of head sizes, children through adult. Helmets for extremely children are available for those 3 and older.
Bicyclists, supporters and volunteers from Regional Transport Commission, Nevada Highway Patrol, UMC Injury, Southern Nevada Bicycle Coalition and UNLV’ $ s Vulnerable Road Users Task pitched in at the 3 places, fitting free helmets for riders. The occasions were at Vacation home Pizza, Durango, 3385 S. Durango Road; Academy of Person Development, 235 N. Eastern Ave.; and Black Mountain Recreation Center, 599 Greenway Roadway, Henderson.