Driver seriously hurt in crash between Fernley and Silver Springs

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FERNLEY, Nev. (KOLO) - A driver was ejected in a crash on the highway between Fernley and Silver Springs Sunday morning near a place called Damon's Curve.

The driver was taken by Care Flight to Renown Regional Medical Center in serious condition after the crash early March 19, 2017. There were no updates on the driver’s condition.

Two children were also in the vehicle and they were not seriously injured.

The Nevada Highway Patrol shut down the highway for about an hour while they evacuated the injured driver and cleared up the scene.

Other details will be released on later this week, the NHP said.

Photo courtesy KOLO viewer Beverly