BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. – May 24, 2023 – The Bullhead City Police Department is investigating a motorcycle versus vehicle accident resulting in serious injuries.
On Wednesday, May 24 at about 9:50 a.m., emergency crews responded to the area of Highway 95 and Riverview Drive. A motorcyclist, headed southbound on Highway 95, had reportedly collided with a vehicle that was eastbound on Riverview Drive. The male motorcyclist was airlifted from the scene via Careflight helicopter to University Medical Center in Las Vegas, NV in critical condition.
According to witnesses, the motorcycle was traveling at a high rate of speed and went through a red light before colliding into the vehicle. No other injuries were reported. The highway was shut down for about one hour as a result of the crash.
Alcohol may also be a factor in the collision. The investigation is ongoing.