LAS VEGAS -- The Clark County Coroner's Office has identified the motorcycle rider who was killed Monday night as 40-year-old Ian Arche of Las Vegas.
Metro Police say Arche was riding his Honda motorcycle southbound on Pecos Road near Hacienda Avenue, when a Ford Explorer turned in front of him.
Arche lost control of his bike. He was separated from the motorcycle, which then crashed into the truck.
Emergency crews took him to Sunrise Hospital, where he died.
Police arrested the driver of the Ford, 41-year-old Francisco Contreras-DeJesus, on one count of felony DUI-death. According to the arrest report, Contreras-DeJesus admitted to police that he had had two beers in the hour before the wreck.
The arresting officer also said that the suspect failed the field sobriety tests he was given following the crash.