Pedestrian Hospitalized after Big-Rig Collision near Mile Marker 124

RENO, NV (October 8, 2021) – Wednesday morning, a pedestrian was seriously injured after being hit by a semi-truck near Lovelock.

The crash took place on Interstate 80 shortly  after 2:45 a.m. near mile marker 124, as per report.

According to the Nevada Highway Patrol, a pedestrian was walking on the shoulder near fog line in a construction zone when they were struck by semi-truck.

The pedestrian was transported by Care Flight to a Reno hospital with life-threatening injuries. Although, no further details have been released.

When driving, it is vital to always be alert for pedestrians and other vehicles. This is especially true when you are driving through a residential area, an intersection, or a parking lot. Also, always drive within the posted speed limit. These are set and enforced to reduce accidents and save lives. Avoid accidents by following traffic laws and being cautious of the road ahead. Such actions can also ensure the safety of everyone.


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