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May 1, 2013
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Crash at Carson and Colorado Street sends two to hospital via helicopter

A crash Wednesday afternoon sent the two drivers to the hospital in Reno via helicopter with non-life threatening injuries.

The crash shut down Carson Street to one lane at Colorado street. It was called in at 3:27 p.m., Nevada Highway Patrol Trooper Barbara Stapleton said. The road was completely reopened at 4:50 p.m. According to Stapleton, a gold Subarau Forester pulled out in front of a blue Ford Focus while attempting to turn right onto South Carson Street from Colorado Street. The Focus was in the middle lane and the Subaru made a very wide right turn, causing the crash. Three passengers in the Subaru suffered no injuries and the single passenger in the Ford suffered no injuries. The Nevada Highway Patrol is handling the investigation and anyone with information can call 775-684-7381 regarding case number 130500619.

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The Nevada Appeal Updated May 2, 2013 12:40AM Published May 1, 2013 07:20PM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.