Kingsbury reopens after accident |

Kingsbury reopens after accident

Staff Reports

Kingsbury Grade reopened after being closed for two hours while Nevada Highway Patrol troopers investigated a head-on collision that resulted in a woman being injured.

The accident occurred at Juniper Drive at 8:49 a.m. between a bus and a Jeep Cherokee.

According to NHP Trooper Dan Lopez, the driver of the Jeep, a 19-year-old Stateline resident, was eastbound on Kingsbury when she crossed the center line into the path of the bus.

She suffered from broken bones and facial injuries in the accident. A dog in the Jeep was killed, another ran from the scene.

The woman is in surgery at Renown Medical Center, Lopez said.