Motorcyclist Killed In East-Side DUI Wreck

Accident Happened Following Illegal U-Turn Attempt

Mitch Kelly
May 22, 2020 - 6:46 am
Scene of fatal motorcycle crash on 5-21-20

NHP Southern Command


LAS VEGAS, NV (KXNT) - A motorcyclist was killed Thursday night in a wreck that police say was caused by a drunk driver.

It happened on the far east side of the valley at Lake Mead and Los Feliz when investigators say a driver attempted to make an illegal u-turn. That driver slammed into the incoming motorcycle. The driver of the motorcycle was ejected from the bike and died from their injuries.

The driver of the car was arrested on suspicion of DUI resulting in death.

The names of the victim and the driver who caused the wreck have yet to be released.