Rider Hospitalized after Las Vegas Motorcycle Accident on Buffalo Drive and Lake Mead Boulevard
LAS VEGAS, NV (May 21, 2019) – A victim sustained injuries in a Las Vegas motorcycle accident on Buffalo Drive and Lake Mead Boulevard May 17.
Authorities received reports of a motorcycle and car collision about 1:43 p.m. on North Buffalo Drive and West Lake Mead Boulevard.
According to troopers, the car trying to make a U-turn struck a westbound motorcycle on Lake Mead. The uninjured driver remained at the area and helped with the investigation.
However, the motorcyclist suffered serious injuries in the collision. Medical responders transported the rider to University Medical Center in critical condition. The rider reportedly wore a helmet during the collision.
The road is expected to remain close in both directions for the next two hours.
Weaving in and out of lanes is dangerous. Always stay at your lane and be aware of the presence of other motorists around you. Pay attention and consider small vehicles like motorcycles and bicycles because these are more prone to road accidents than bigger vehicles.
If you or a loved one sustained injuries in a motorcycle accident due to negligent or irresponsible driving of a reckless driver, contact the personal injury lawyers at Sweet Lawyers. We have over 40 years of experience in the field. We know what it takes to win your case and achieve the justice and compensation that you deserve. Call us at (800) 674 7852 for a free case evaluation by a legal professional in your area. You can also reach us 24 hours a day/ 7 days a week by online chat, text message, and email.