17-Year-Old Female Driver Injured in Fatal Single-Vehicle Crash near North Virginia Street
Reno, NV (August 4, 2023) Early Wednesday morning, a solo-car accident on McCarran Boulevard led to the death of an 18-year-old woman and injured another girl.
According to the Washoe County Sheriff’s Department, the single-vehicle crash happened around 3 a.m. in the area on North McCarran Boulevard, near North Virginia Street.
Reports say that a westbound vehicle veered off the road and fell off an embankment. Officials say that the crash caused the 18-year-old passenger to be ejected off the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Authorities say that the 17-year-old female driver sustained injuries and was transported to a hospital.
Officials closed North McCarran Boulevard between North Virginia Street and Keystone Avenue for multiple hours and reopened just before 10 a.m.
Deputies are investigating the fatal single-vehicle crash and have not released additional information at this time.
Sweet Lawyers express sympathies to the bereaved family of the woman who died in the solo-car accident on McCarran Boulevard. Our hearts are with you through these trying times. We also wish the injured party a quick recovery.
Solo-Car Accident on McCarran Boulevard
The traffic accident rate in Arizona continues to increase, rather than decrease, despite the additional safety features on newer vehicle models.
The increasing crash rate reflects that auto accidents are becoming rampant. They are a leading cause of death for individuals ages 5-64.
As a matter of fact, according to the NHTSA, two out of three motorists will be involved in an accident during their life.
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