July 24, 2014
Nevada Highway Patrol says the accident involved a commercial vehicle and a passenger car and occurred on US 50 at the intersection of Ambrose Lane.
Investigatorsw say so far a 2004 black Audi 4 door vehicle making a left turn from Ambrose lane onto US50 pulled in front of a red 2007 Wabash tractor pulling a trailer.
The tractor struck the Audi in the drivers’ door with its front pushing it off onto the South shoulder.
The commercial vehicle continued across both east and westbound lanes and overturned onto the north shoulder blocking all westbound lanes.
The driver and passenger in the black Audi had to be extricated from the vehicle and were transported to Renown Regional Medical Center in critical condition.
The unknown driver of the commercial vehicle was also transported to Renown with unknown injuries.
At the time of this release the NHP does not have the information for the occupants of the vehicles involved.