Wadsworth Fatality

Nevada Highway Patrol investigators say a man may have taken his own life before crashing his car into a tree at high speed in the Wadsworth area.

The crash happened just before 12:30 today on a frontage road near the Wadsworth exit at Interstate 80. When rescue crews arrived, they found a mangled orange 2007 Ford Mustang with California plates.

Investigators said the crash my have been a suicide. The driver was not wearing a seatbelt and he may have shot himself before the crash. A gun was found inside the car.