Woman hurt in Gardnerville collision
A Gardnerville woman was injured on Thursday in a collision at Highway 395 and Virginia Ranch Road.
The wreck occurred at 12:40 p.m. when the driver of a Mercury Mountaineer turning right onto Highway 395 collided with an F-250 pickup.
According to the Nevada Highway Patrol, the pickup’s driver tried to avoid the collision and struck the rear left side of the Mountaineer, causing both vehicles to careen on the highway. The driver of the Mountaineer was transported to Minden Medical Center.
Thursday was a busy day for collisions in Carson Valley. At 2:10 p.m. A Chevrolet Tahoe pulled out from Ironwood Drive into the path of a northbound Toyota Camry. The collision snarled traffic in that part of Minden.