Fernley man arrested for road rage incident

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FALLON, NV (KOLO) - A Fernley man is facing charges for an alleged road rage confrontation involving two motorists on US-50 east of Fallon on Wednesday.

The Highway Patrol stopped Peter Lester, 29, on US-50, west of Austin. As a result of the investigation, Lester was arrested by the Churchill County Sheriff's Office on three counts of assault with a deadly weapon, brandishing a firearm, and discharging a firearm from a vehicle.

No one was injured in the confrontation.

If you observe a driver acting aggressively, you can contact the NHP by dialing *NHP from your mobile device.