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Gardnerville man hurt in Mottsville rollover

A Gardnerville man was helicoptered to Reno for treatment after a rollover accident on Mottsville Lane at about 1:20 p.m. Friday. Thomas Eldridge Wohler Jr., 55, was eastbound on Mottsville between the intersection of Foothill Road and the curve in a green 1994 Ford Explorer, when for some reason he drove off the right roadway edge, according to NHP spokeswoman Barbara Stapleton. He steered left, across the eastbound lane before overcorrecting. The Explorer rolled three times before coming to rest on its top. Wohler was wearing his seatbelt, Stapleton said. He had to be cut from the wreckage of the …

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The Record Courier Updated May 25, 2013 01:40PM Published May 25, 2013 01:40PM Copyright 2013 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.