The investigation found that a white Jeep Wrangler driven by Vargas Mejia, 61, of Incline, was traveling east on SR 207 when it drifted off the roadway striking a boulder and overturning. Mejia was airlifted to Renown Regional Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries. There was a male passenger that was ground transported to the Carson Valley Medical Center for precautionary measures.
Alcohol is suspected as a contributing factor to the accident.
Witnesses or anyone with additional information about the accident is encouraged to call 775-687-0400 regarding NHP case number 1105042151.