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Archive for the ‘Nevada Truck Accidents’ Category

Two Semi Trucks Crash on I-80 Near Fernley Nevada; One Trucker Seriously Injured

FERNLEY, Nevada — A mutiple truck accident on the  I-80 near Fernley, Nevada involving the crash of two semi trucks has seriously injured one of the truckers.

On Dec. 1, 2012 a blue semi truck traveling east on I-80 near mile marker 67 northeast of Fernley, NV drifted into the median and tipped over, blocking the roadway. Photo: Nevada Highway Patrol

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Truck Driver in Deadly Amtrak Crash Had 5 Previous Moving Violations

RENO, NV – Federal authorities began investigating the background Tuesday of the truck driver who plowed into Amtrak’s California Zephyr after last Friday’s train crash that killed six.

Amtrak’s California Zephyr was en route from Chicago to Emeryville, Calif., with some 200 passengers and 14 crew members when the accident occurred late Friday morning about 300 miles east of its destination. ... Read More

Semi Driver Charged in Nevada Truck Accident

INCLINE VILLAGE, NV – A driver was charged after he crashed and flipped his semi trailer truck Monday morning, July 26, on a winding highway in Washoe County, Nevada. The truck accident occurred on the Mount Rose Highway, also known as Nevada State 431, near the town of Incline Village between Reno and Carson City, NV. The accident area is in the far west section of the state on the border with California, about 88 miles southwest of Fallon, NV and about 120 miles east of Sacramento, CA.

The semi truck was unable to completely negotiate the turn and crashed into the guardrail.

At about 11:00 a.m. Monday morning Russell Stokes was driving a tractor trailer truck on the Mount Rose Highway. Mr. Stokes had just left the site of a home demolition in Incline Village and his trailer was loaded with lumber, building materials and other debris that he was hauling to the Lockwood dump. The truck driver was working for F.W. Carson Company based in Incline Village. ... Read More

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