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Las Vegas woman killed in accident near Tonopah

The identity of the victim in a fatal accident near Tonopah on Saturday was released by the Nevada Highway Patrol today.

Las Vegas resident Sharon Lehan, 71, was killed, and driver John Lehan, 76, was injured when the red 1999 Nissan Quest they were in left Highway 6 and rolled on Saturday morning.

According to the Nevada Highway Patrol, the Nissan was westbound when it crossed the centerline then across the eastbound lanes and off the south side of the highway.

The Nissan front struck a paddle marker and traveled approximately 557 feet before striking a culvert and overturning, according …

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The Record Courier Updated Nov 12, 2012 12:57PM Published Nov 12, 2012 12:41PM Copyright 2012 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.