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August 24, 2019

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Metro Police motorcycle officer hospitalized after crash

A Metro Police motorcycle officer was hospitalized in unknown condition today after a crash in the northwest valley, authorities said.

Multiple callers reported an officer down about 1:55 p.m. on westbound Lake Mead Boulevard, near Rainbow Boulevard, Officer Alejandra Zambrano said.

Zambrano said the officer was taken to University Medical Center but didn’t provide details about the officer’s medical condition.

A motorist involved in the crash remained at the scene, Zambrano said. The Nevada Highway Patrol was investigating the crash, she said.