May 26, 2015
Fallon, NV - KOLO 8 News Now has confirmed that Laurette Lee was one of the victims in Friday's deadly train accident.
Amtrak says that Lee was a conductor and a long-time employee. She began working with the company in 1988.
Lee worked out of Amtrak's Reno crew base.
Nevada Highway Patrol says the driver of that truck was a 43 year-old man from Winnemucca who worked for John Davis Trucking of Battle Mountain but they have still not released his name.
The National Transportation Safety Board is scheduled to hold a news conference on Sunday at 5 p.m., KOLO 8 News Now will have a crew there.