Motorcyclist Dies Three Weeks After Accident

A motorcyclist hospitalized since a September 5th accident south of Carson City has died.

The Nevada Highway Patrol says 53-year-old John Robert Ferguson
of Carson City died Monday at Renown Regional Medical Center in Reno.

The patrol says Ferguson was riding south on U.S. 395 when he lost control of his 2000 Harley-Davidson motorcycle trying to stop red light at Mica Drive.

He skidded and was ejected from the bike.

Investigators alcohol was a contributing factor.