Deadly motorcycle crash closes roads near Las Vegas Strip, I-15

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A deadly crash closed roads near the Las Vegas Strip Wednesday afternoon, according to Nevada State Police.

Nevada State Police said the crash occurred shortly before 1 p.m. on March 6 on the westbound Spring Mountain Road near I-15. The crash involved a single motorcyclist.

NSP said a man was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada, roads in the area were closed and drivers should expect delays.

NSP said at around 4 p.m. that the northbound and southbound ramps were expected to be shut down for the next five to six hours.

Spring Mountain Road is closed in both directions, including the Spring Mountain East to the I-15 northbound ramp. The I-15 northbound exit to Spring Mountain East is also closed.

Drivers should avoid the area.

No additional details were given at this time.

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