July 31, 2014
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Police in Las Vegas are investigating a fatal motorcycle accident after the rider crashed through a fence off Kyle Canyon Road.
Metro police say the motorcyclist was found dead after the crash about 10 p.m. Tuesday near Osco Blanca Road. They say evidence at the scene indicates he was headed northbound on Oso Blanca when his motorcycle left the roadway and traveled down an embankment before crashing through the fence.
The victim was ejected from the cycle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police say alcohol may have been a contributing factor. An investigation is continuing. The man's name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.
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