At 5:15 p.m. Monday, 41-year-old Jeffrey Gray of Mound House was driving his red 1992 Subaru station wagon north on U.S. 395 and 18-year-old Juvenal Pineda was stopped in his green 1995 Camaro at a stop sign in the westbound lane of Airport Road at U.S. 395. Pineda pulled out from the stop sign, failing to yield the right of way to the Subaru, which hit the Camaro in the right front.
Gray was pronounced dead a short time later. Pineda was not seriously injured in the accident.
It is unknown if alcohol was a factor in the accident.
This crash is still under investigation. Any witnesses to the crash are encouraged to contact Trooper Robert Haigney at the Reno Nevada Highway Patrol office 775-688-2500, or the DPS communication center at 775-687-0400. Refer to accident number 1107181344
This is the second fatality accident at this location in four days. However, the cause of each accident was not the same.