Metro cops examined a fatal crash near Valley View and Alta Drive on Jan. 24, 2018. (Picture: Roger Bryner/ FOX5). LAS VEGAS( FOX5)-. Las Vegas City authorities examined a crash that left someone dead on Wednesday afternoon. Officers responded to the occurrence at 2:11 p.m. near Valley View Boulevard and Alta Drive. Authorities stated the left side of a box truck taking a trip northbound on Valley View Drive was struck by a moped rider who was leaving a private drive.
The moped rider, a 66-year-old male, was ejected onto the street and slid to a stop, inning accordance with a release. Emergency situation personnel pronounced the man deceased at the scene.
He was determined by the Clark County Coroner’s Workplace as Michael Edward.
Cops said the chauffeur of package truck, 40-year-old Dino Buttel, stayed at the scene of the crash and reported the crash to authorities.
This is the second traffic-related casualty in LVMPD’s jurisdiction for 2018.
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