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April 4, 2014
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Driver of motorcycle in crash dies

The second person on the motorcycle that crashed the evening of March 22 has now died of his injuries.

The cycle driven by Andrey Gallegos, 20, of Sparks crashed at high speed into the rear quarter of a Chevy pickup.

Gallegos and his passenger Audrey Rugemas, 21, were critically injured and taken by Care Flight to Renown Hospital in Reno.

She died a couple of days later.

Gallegos died March 30 after he was taken off life support.

The accident happened at Roop Street and Fairview Drive when the southbound bike ran into the intersection and struck the pickup. The driver of the pickup was uninjured.



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The Nevada Appeal Updated Apr 5, 2014 01:19AM Published Apr 4, 2014 01:39PM Copyright 2014 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.