Two people were killed in a motorcycle accident on Saturday night in downtown Las Vegas.
According to Las Vegas Police, a 53-year-old man was driving north on Rancho Drive just before 10:50 p.m. when the 2010 Harley-Davidson Road Glide he was driving hit an average north of Palomino Lane. The motorcycle then hit a light pole.
Both the man and his passenger, a 33-year-old woman, died on the scene.
Her death marked the second and third traffic-related fatalities of the year in the Metropolitan Police Department jurisdiction.
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