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Woman transported to hospital in Cave Rock accident

A 48-year-old Carson City woman was injured in an accident 7:32 a.m. today on Highway 50 at Cave Rock.

Patricia Schille was westbound in a silver Subaru near Cave Rock Tunnel when it appears she crossed over the centerline colliding with a maroon truck driven by South Lake Tahoe resident Richard Kline, 58, according to a preliminary investigation by the Nevada Highway Patrol.

Schille was taken by ambulance to the Barton Tahoe Hospital for nonlife threatening injuries.- The highway’s eastbound lane was closed temporarily while the accident was investigated.–

Witnesses to the event or anyone with additional information are encouraged to call the Department of Public Safety-Communications Center at (775) 687-0400 regarding case No. NHP 121211237.