Motorcyclist Killed in Genoa

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A motorcyclist was killed in a collision with a truck in Genoa, authorities said.

The Nevada Highway Patrol said Billy Hobbs Jr., 52, of Minden, died in the crash Saturday morning in front of the town's post office.

Hobbs was southbound when a truck driven by Torke Carver of Genoa pulled out of a private driveway into his path, troopers said.

Hobbs was thrown from his bike and then run over by the truck.

Both lanes of the road in front of the post office were closed for about two hours.

The 10 a.m. accident is under investigation.