Identity of Odessa Man Killed in Las Vegas Motorcycle Accident Released

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - An Odessa man killed in a wreck in Las Vegas has been identified.

23-year-old Jose Marquez was killed Saturday night just before 7:45 p.m.

According to police, Marquez hit a curb and lost control of his motorcycle.

He was thrown from his bike and rolled through a yard before hitting a block wall in front of a home.

Witnesses say Marquez was traveling at a high rate of speed.

He was taken to a hospital where he later died.