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One person killed in Douglas head-on

ftnorton@nevadaappeal.com

One person was killed this morning in a head-on collision on Highway 395, three miles south of Gardnerville, according to the NHP.

The collision between the pickup truck and an SUV happened about 7:29 a.m. in Douglas County.

The driver of the pickup died at the scene and the other driver was taken by helicopter to Renown Regional Medical Center in Reno with serious injuries.

The two-lane highway was blocked for some time in both directions.