October 30, 2014
A woman was riding in the bed of a pickup truck near Fernley Saturday when it swerved, causing it to roll on top of her.
According to Nevada Highway Patrol it happened around 2:30 p.m. just west of Fernley. A woman was riding in the bed of a Dodge pickup heading east on I-80 when mechanical failure caused the truck to swerve off the road and roll, trapping her in the bed.
Four people total were injured in the accident. The extent of their injuries are unknown at this time.
The cause is still under investigation.