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Motorcyclist suffers critical injuries in Blue Diamond Road crash

A motorcyclist was taken to University Medical Center Thursday after crash on Blue Diamond Road near the intersection with State Route 159.

Nevada Highway Patrol responded to the scene about 1:45 p.m. when a 62-year-old man drove his 2010 Harley-Davidson off the right side of the road, according to NHP trooper Loy Hixson.

No other vehicles were involved in the crash. The rider was airlifted to UMC in critical condition.

Contact reporter Steven Slivka at 702-383-0381 or at sslivka@reviewjournal.com. Follow @StevenSlivka on Twitter.

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