Motorist unhurt in Lovelock Highway accident |

Motorist unhurt in Lovelock Highway accident

Staff Report
A Fallon man and his passenger were not injured Friday night when their pickup ran over three tire rims on the Lovelock Highway.
Nevada Highway Patrol photo |

The Nevada Highway Patrol responded to a non-injury crash Friday night on the Lovelock Highway near Tarzyn Road that involved criminal mischief.

At about 11:30 p.m. on U.S. Highway 95 near mile marker 32, a white 2006 Dodge Ram 3500 quad cab pickup towing an enclosed cargo trailer was traveling southbound. The truck’s driver, 42-year-old Edward L. Oliveira III of Fallon, drove over three tire/rims that were placed in his lane of travel, causing damage to the truck. Neither he or his passenger as injured.

If anyone has any information regarding the accident or criminal mischief, call the Nevada Highway Patrol Fallon District Office at 775-423-7946.