LAS VEGAS (AP) — A motorcyclist is dead after crashing into a box truck overnight on U.S. 95 in Las Vegas.
Nevada Highway Patrol officials say the crash happened in the southbound lanes near Cheyenne Avenue and was reported about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday.
Troopers say the rider was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say the truck driver was not hurt, and is not expected to face charges.
The crash shut down three lanes of the highway for several hours.
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