1 Killed in Fernley Car Accident on 80 Freeway
FERNLEY, NV (August 19, 2019) – A person died in a crash on 80 Freeway east of Fernley on August 14.
Police did not release much information regarding details of the accident at this time. However, the authorities did state the incident occurred around 3:30 p.m. They said a car went over to the right side of the road, over corrected and then overturned.
According to reports, the single-vehicle rolled and ejected two people out of the car. As a result, one of the victim’s ejected died. Police only identified the victim as the passenger. Paramedics transported the driver to the hospital.
The crash shut down the fast lane of eastbound 80 Freeway about 14 miles east of Fernley.
Crew on scene reports officials are investigating if drugs or alcohol were factors of the crash. In addition, they said the two were not wearing seat belts at the time of the accident.
We at Sweet Lawyers sends out our heartfelt sympathies to the friends and family of the victim during this difficult time.
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