12-year-old bicyclist killed in Fallon
FALLON ” A 12-year-old bicyclist was struck and killed by a pickup truck in Fallon.
The Nevada Highway Patrol says Brittany Cardella of Fallon died after she was hit while trying to cross a street Thursday evening.
Troopers say a pickup driven by 67-year-old Mary Lou Cornella of Walker Lake made a left-hand turn and struck the girl.
Cardella was taken to a Fallon hospital, where she died.
Troopers say drug or alcohol use are not considered to be factors in the 6 p.m. accident at this time.