Gardnerville Man Rafael Cortez Killed in Lake Tahoe Accident on Highway 50 near Zephyr Cove
LAKE TAHOE, NV (March 9, 2021) – On Sunday night, Rafael Cortez, 52, died in a three-vehicle crash on Highway 50 near Glenbrook in Lake Tahoe, Nevada.
According to Nevada Highway Patrol, the incident involved three vehicles.
Moreover, it happened at around 5:11 p.m. on Highway 50, mile marker 3 at Lake Tahoe near Glenbrook and Marla Bay in Douglas County.
Moreover, responders pronounced one person dead. Also, they transported another person to a hospital via helicopter and another in a ground ambulance.
Also, the incident blocked both lanes of Highway 50. At this time, the events that have led up to the crash remains unclear. Once additional details become available, the public will be duly notified.
Meanwhile, due to the limited information available, the authorities continue to investigate the collision.
We at Sweet Lawyers extend our condolences to those grieving the death of Rafael Cortez.
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