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December 18, 2012
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Winnemucca teen killed east of Fernley on Saturday

A 16-year-old Winnemucca girl died when her family's car rolled over Saturday morning two miles east of Fernley on Interstate 80.

According to the Nevada Highway Patrol, Yesica Juanes was ejected from the Ford Expedition after it rolled over. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Shortly before 9 a.m., troopers were dispatched after Jose Cruz Juanes-Chavez, 41, lost control of the vehicle while westbound on a lightly snowy road. After losing control, the vehicle headed toward the center median before rolling.

The other four passengers in the vehicle received injuries from minor to moderate. The four were transported by …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Dec 18, 2012 02:23AM Published Dec 18, 2012 02:22AM Copyright 2012 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.