May 27, 2015
DOUGLAS COUNTY, NV - One person was killed and another flown to Renown Regional Medical Center Thursday morning after a head-on crash in Douglas County.
Shortly before 9:30AM, an F150 and a dune buggy headed toward each other at a blind curve hit each other on Sunrise Pass, about two miles east of Johnson Lane. Investigators say both drivers were speeding. The driver of the dune buggy, 19-year-old Daniel Palmer of Minden, was pronounced dead at the scene, with the passenger being flown to Reno. The two people in the truck are not seriously hurt.
Investigators say they don't have any evidence that anyone had been drinking, but they are still looking into the crash.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.