CARSON CITY, Nev. (KOLO) - The Nevada Highway Patrol has released information about a weekend crash that killed a woman.
Shortly before 9AM January 6, 2018, troopers responded to the crash on South Carson Street at the intersection with Koontz Lane.
The NHP says preliminary investigation indicates the driver of a Ford F150 pickup was headed north on South Carson Street approaching the intersection. He ran the red light, hitting the driver's side of a Buick Lesabre whose driver was preparing to go across South Carson Street.
The driver and passenger of the Buick were taken by Care Flight to a hospital in Reno. The driver, 81-year-old Rosemary Frenzel Stroup of Carson City, died from her injuries. The passenger was treated and released and is recovering at home.
The crash is still under investigation. If you saw it or have any information about it, you are asked to contact Trooper Doug Hildebrand of the Nevada Highway Patrol Multi-Disciplinary Investigation and Reconstruction Team (M.I.R.T.) at 775-687-9617 or firstname.lastname@example.org regarding case #180100514.