09/27/2020 — Nevada Highway Patrol (NHP) is searching for a driver who was involved in a hit-and-run crash that left a motorcyclist dead.

The deadly crash occurred around 4:30 a.m. on Sunday on the I-15 northbound, near the Valley of Fire exit.

As reported by NHP, a black Volkswagen 4-door sedan was traveling northbound on I-15 behind a red motorcycle.

The driver of the Volkswagen hit the rear of the motorcycle, sending the motorcyclist flying off of their bike. The motorcyclist unfortunately surrendered to his injuries and has been pronounced dead.

The driver of the Volkswagen fled the scene on foot and has yet to be identified.

This is a developing story. Anyone with any information regarding this accident is encouraged to contact local authorities immediately.

 

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