Six Injured in 20-Car Pileup Crash on Highway 395 [Washoe Valley, NV]
Several Injured in Multi-Vehicle Accident near Bowers Mansion Road
WASHOE VALLEY, NV (January 14, 2022) – Sunday morning, six people sustained injuries in a 20-car pileup crash on Highway 395.
According to Rescue officials, the crash took place in extreme weather with 50 mph winds and white-out conditions.
Furthermore, at least twenty vehicles were involved in the incident. The six injured people were transported to a local hospital for further treatment.
Meanwhile, those uninjured were taken to TMFR station for shelter. At this time, an active investigation to determine further information is still currently underway.
Authorities have not yet released the identities of those involved. Once available, more details will be provided.
Severe weather conditions can significantly increase the risk of a dangerous collisions. When driving in conditions that involve heavy rain and strong wind, it is important to reduce driving distractions. Turn the radio down, turn off or stow away your phone to keep your attention fully on the road.
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