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NHP Investigates Fatal Vehicle- Bicycle Accident Near Wadsworth

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Nevada Highway Patrol troopers are investigating a fatal accident involving a bicyclist near Wadsworth over the weekend.

Troopers say the accident happened around 10 pm on Saturday night on State Route 447 three miles north of Wadsworth.

Investigators say a white Chevrolet Cavalier driven by Gilbert Gardner of Winnemucca was attempting to pass a slower vehicle when he hit a bicycle ridden by 41-year-old Trevor Johns of Nixon.

Johns died at the scene.

Troopers say Gardner is cooperating with the investigation and alcohol does not appear to be a factor in the crash.

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