LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) – Two people are dead after a motorcycle collided with a curb in the southeast Las Vegas Valley on Sunday night.
According to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, the collision occurred on East Tropicana Avenue, east of the intersection with South Eastern Avenue, at approximately 10:30 p.m.
Evidence at the scene and witness statements indicated that a blue 2005 Kawasaki Ninja was traveling at a high speed when it lost control and struck the south curb of East Tropicana Avenue.
The two male riders were ejected from the motorcycle and were pronounced deceased by responding emergency medical services.
“The riders’ deaths mark the 24th and 25th traffic-related fatalities in the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s jurisdiction for the year 2024,” LVMPD noted in a release. “The collision remains under investigation by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s Collision Investigation Section.”
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