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Fundraiser for Christopher Pugh To Be Held Saturday

A memorial fundraiser will be held Saturday for Christopher Pugh, who died last week in a motorcycle accident.

A charity bike/car wash and barbecue will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at ATV Cycle Sports, 4440 E. Craig Road, near the intersection of Lamb and Craig. All proceeds will go to the Pugh family.

There will also be a BMX race at Nellis Track on Nellis and Craig at noon, and both the store and track will match any proceeds received. Donations can also be made to a PayPal account: ChrisPughMemorial@yahoo.com

A service will be held in Chris's memory at Sunset Park, Area A at 4 p.m.

Pugh, 24, was thrown from his bike in the accident and later died as a result of his injuries. He is survived by his parents, Shelly and Jim, wife, Ashley, and children Zachary, 4, and Kylee, 2.

Chris was born and raised in Las Vegas and worked at a metropolitan Big O Tire. He was into riding BMX bikes and motorcycles. He was Vice President and a member of the "Loose Skrewz" Motorcycle Club.

Event sponsors include Racers Edge Motorcycle Performance, ATV Cycle Sports, Loose Skrewz MC, MTC, American Male salon, Leather Headquarters, Sinister Cycle, Buffalo Wild Wings, Pole Position Raceway, Chrome Soda and AME Grips.