LOVELOCK — On Friday, at 4:48 a.m., troopers from the Nevada Highway Patrol were dispatched to a single vehicle commercial vehicle fatal accident about 23 miles east of Lovelock.
The preliminary crash investigation details indicate that a commercial vehicle was traveling westbound on Interstate 80. The commercial vehicle for unknown reasons struck the guardrail at the Rye Patch interchange and overturned. There is one person confirmed dead at this time.
Witnesses to the event or anyone with additional information is encouraged to call the Department of Public Safety-Communications Center at 775-687-0400 regarding case # NHP 1107220110.