(LAS VEGAS, KXNT)–A motorcylist riding through a parking lot early Tuesday morning skidded out of conrol and rammed a concrete planter box. The driver was dead at the scene.
Metro Police say in a news release the accident occurred in the 4000 block of South Decatur Boulevard. The vehicle was a 2007 Kawasaki. Witnesses say the bike traveled through the parking lot and both the vehicle and the rider hit the planter. No identity of the rider was released.
Police say the mishap, which occurred at about 7:30 am, remains under investigation. It was the second traffic-related fatality of the new year in Metro’s jurisdiction.