LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Police said a motorcyclist was killed in a crash on US 95 Friday night.
According to the Nevada State Police, the crash happened at around 5:45 on Friday, Jan 26 on US95 near Lake Mead Boulevard.
Police said a motorcyclist was driving south on US95 near West Lake Mead Boulevard when they hit the back of an SUV that was driving in front of them.
Medical personnel took the motorcyclist to a local hospital, where they succumbed to their injuries and were pronounced dead.
Nevada State Police said the driver of the SUV remained on-scene and cooperated with authorities.
US95 southbound lanes closed at Lake Mead Boulevard following the crash.
Police said speeding is suspected to be a factor in the investigation.
This is a developing story.