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Bicyclist dies after northwest valley crash

Updated May 24, 2023 - 10:18 am

A bicyclist died after being struck by an SUV on Monday night, police said.

The crash was reported at 8:50 p.m. near the intersection of West Cheyenne Avenue and North Hualapai Way, according to a statement from the Metropolitan Police Department.

The bicyclist was riding south when he was struck by a 2016 Ford Explorer which was heading west on Cheyenne, police said.

The Clark County coroner’s office said Amonee Bledsoe, 22, died at University Medical Center.

Police said the driver of the Ford, a 39-year-old woman, was not suspected of impairment.

Contact Sabrina Schnur at sschnur@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0278. Follow @sabrina_schnur on Twitter.

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