1 person killed, 9 others hurt in weekend crash in Nevada

May 28, 2024, 7:02 PM | Updated: 8:36 pm

The Nevada Highway Patrol said one person died Saturday in a three-vehicle crash in Elko County. (N...

The Nevada Highway Patrol said one person died Saturday in a three-vehicle crash in Elko County. (Nevada HIghway Patrol)

(Nevada HIghway Patrol)

ELKO, Nev. The Nevada Highway Patrol said one person died following a three-vehicle crash over the weekend in Elko County.

According to the NHP, the crash occurred Saturday around 11:45 p.m. on Highway 93 at milepost 14, which is 60 miles south of Wells, Nevada.

The NHP said a black Ford Expedition was traveling south on Highway 93. A red Ford Explorer and a silver Volkswagen Jetta were traveling north on Highway 93. For reasons unknown, the Expedition crossed the center line and entered the northbound lane of traffic. The front of the Expedition struck the front of the Explorer on the left side, which caused the Expedition to rotate.

According to the NHP, the front of the Jetta then struck the right side of the Expedition causing it to travel over the top of the Jetta. The Expedition came to a rest on its wheels, partially in the southbound lanes.

Small town swarmed by Mormon crickets; ‘It’s pretty disgusting’

A passenger in the Jetta died at the scene from injuries sustained in the crash.

In all, there were 10 people involved in the crash, with the surviving nine transported to hospitals in Nevada and Utah.

The identity of the victim was not released. Additionally, no additional information on the surviving victims were provided, including where they were from and the severity of their injuries.

The area is part KSL’s TV broadcast area. The cause of the crash is still under investigation.


KSL 5 TV Live

Accidents & Injuries

FILE: A Payson police vehicle is pictured on Monday, March 22, 2021. (Steve Griffin, Deseret News)...

Mark Jones

One person critically injured in Payson crash, involving a semitruck

One person was critically injured Wednesday following a crash between a small passenger vehicle and a semitruck, according to Payson police.

23 hours ago

Rescuers pulling the driver of a semitruck out from the rubble after an explosion....

Brittany Tait

Unified police officer rescues driver from burning semi in Little Cottonwood

A heroic officer and bystanders rescued the driver of a semitruck after a fiery rollover crash in Little Cottonwood Canyon.

2 days ago

While travelling along a curve, Brandon Garrett's car crashed, leaving him and his dogs stranded in...

Kaila Nichols, CNN

After he drove off an embankment and became stranded in a ravine, this man’s dog traveled 4 miles to find help

An Oregon man's dog traveled four miles alone to get help after his owner crashed and lost consciousness.

2 days ago

The Provo River, as pictured here on Wednesday, June 5, 2024, is already running high and fast. Off...

Carlysle Price and Garna Mejia

Boy rescued from Provo River, marking fourth rescue response this week

A 13-year-old boy with special needs was rescued from the Provo River Tuesday afternoon.

2 days ago

Steve Klauke, was the voice of the Salt Lake Bees through the 2023 season. He was hit and killed by...

Josh Ellis and Alex Cabrero

Update: Man killed in Sandy auto-pedestrian collision is identified as Steve Klauke

Police confirmed to KSL TV on Tuesday the man killed in Monday night's auto-pedestrian collision is former Salt Lake Bees radio announcer Steve Klauke.

2 days ago

Moab resident Daniel Wright, rescuing a father of two, after he fell off his inflatable kayak in th...

Michael Houck

Two Moab men save a family of three from drowning in the Colorado River

Search and crew crews are crediting two Moab men for saving a father and his two sons from drowning in the Colorado River on Thursday.

3 days ago

Sponsored Articles

Photo courtesy of Artists of Ballet West...

Ballet West

The rising demand for ballet tickets: why they’re harder to get

Ballet West’s box office is experiencing demand they’ve never seen before, leaving many interested patrons unable to secure tickets they want.

Electrician repairing ceiling fan with lamps indoors...

Lighting Design

Stay cool this summer with ceiling fans

When used correctly, ceiling fans help circulate cool and warm air. They can also help you save on utilities.

Side view at diverse group of children sitting in row at school classroom and using laptops...

PC Laptops

5 internet safety tips for kids

Read these tips about internet safety for kids so that your children can use this tool for learning and discovery in positive ways.

Women hold card for scanning key card to access Photocopier Security system concept...

Les Olson

Why printer security should be top of mind for your business

Connected printers have vulnerable endpoints that are an easy target for cyber thieves. Protect your business with these tips.

Modern chandelier hanging from a white slanted ceiling with windows in the backgruond...

Lighting Design

Light up your home with these top lighting trends for 2024

Check out the latest lighting design trends for 2024 and tips on how you can incorporate them into your home.

Technician woman fixing hardware of desktop computer. Close up....

PC Laptops

Tips for hassle-free computer repairs

Experiencing a glitch in your computer can be frustrating, but with these tips you can have your computer repaired without the stress.

1 person killed, 9 others hurt in weekend crash in Nevada