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March 27, 2014
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Woman in Saturday crash in Carson City dies from injuries

The passenger on a motorcycle that crashed into a pickup Saturday night has died of her injuries, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.

The woman, 21-year-old Audrey G. Rugamas of South Lake Tahoe, and motorcycle driver Andrey L. Gallegos of Sparks were taken to Renown Regional Medical Center after the high-speed crash at Fairview Drive and Roop Street. Carson City Sheriff Ken Furlong has said Gallegos, 20, was spotted speeding multiple times Saturday night.

The driver of the pickup, Donald McKean of Gardnerville, was not hurt. Trooper Chris Kelly of the NHP Major Accident Investigation Team is investigating. Anyone with video or information is asked to call NHP at 775-689-4661.

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Mar 27, 2014 11:21PM Published Mar 27, 2014 12:15PM Copyright 2014 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.