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Semi Accident Near Derby Dam

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The Nevada Highway Patrol is investigating an accident between a semi truck and a car near Fernley on Wednesday night.

Troopers say it happened on Interstate 80, near Derby Dam, just before 10 p.m.

According to investigators, a 2-door silver Saturn vehicle driven by an 18-year-old Fernley woman collided with a 53 foot box trailer commercial vehicle driven by a 35-year-old man from Portland, Oregon.

After the crash the Saturn came to rest underneath truck's trailer, resting near its rear axle. The driver of the Saturn has been treated for minor injuries and released. Otherwise no injuries have been reported.
 
Troopers are still investigating what caused the crash.

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