Fed Ex driver recovering after crash into Walker River

Photo courtesy Lyon County Sheriff's Office
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YERINGTON, NV (KOLO) - A Fed Ex driver is recovering after crashing his van into the Walker River Tuesday.

It happened May 14, 2019 on Nordyke Road in Yerington. According to the Lyon County Sheriff's Office, the driver had some sort of medical emergency when the accident happened.

High, fast water created an issue for rescue crews, but the driver was taken to a hospital, and the van has been pulled from the river using an excavator.