One person was seriously hurt in a crash along Rainbow Boulevard Thursday night.
According to Metro Police, just before 10 p.m., a Kia Sorento was driving southbound on Rainbow Boulevard near Vegas Drive at a high rate of speed, when it ran into a Kawasaki motorcycle that was turning left onto northbound Rainbow Boulevard from a parking lot.
The rider, identified by police as Eddie Rueda, was thrown from the motorcycle. He was taken to the hospital in serious condition.
Following the crash, the driver of the Kia lost control and drove off the road. The driver and passenger left the scene of the crash on foot. Metro officers were able to track down the driver. He is identified as 29-year-old Anthony Munoz of Las Vegas.
Police say that the driver of the car showed signs of being drunk. He was arrested for DUI, along with hit and run. He has been booked into the Clark County Detention Center.