Driver identified in deadly crash on I-80 near Virginia St.

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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - The Nevada Highway Patrol has released the name of the woman killed in a crash on I-80 westbound near the Virginia Street off-ramp.

It happened just before 12:30PM Wednesday, January 15, 2020.

Troopers say 70-year-old Mary Sauer of Fallon was driving in the far right lane approaching the Virginia Street off-ramp when she drifted into the dirt, hit a light pole, then struck a concrete bridge support.

Sauer was taken to a hospital where she was declared dead.

No other vehicles were involved.

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