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April 19, 2015

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Motorcyclist critically injured in rear-end crash

Man injured in crash

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A man riding a motorcycle was critically injured Sunday morning when he hit the back of a Honda CR-V that had been stopped at a red light.

The 36-year-old Las Vegas man had been riding his motorcycle about 9 a.m. when it struck the back of the sport utility vehicle at Decatur Boulevard and Tropicana Avenue, Metro Police said. The SUV had been at a red light and was struck just as it began to move forward when the light turned green.

The man driving the 1998 CR-V was uninjured and remained at the scene while the injured man was taken to University Medical Center.

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