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NHP: Motorcyclist Suffers Head Injuries After Slide

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Nevada Highway Patrol troopers are investigating why a motorcyclist slid more than 100 feet on I-80 east near Mogul Thursday morning.

The accident happened around 9am.

They say the motorcyclist's helmet came off during the slide; the rider suffered major head injuries and was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Traffic is currently down to one lane.

Traffic is backed up from the West 4th Street exit going east all the way to at least past Mogul.

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