PIOCHE (KSNV MyNews3.com) -- An unidentified woman from Pioche was killed Friday night when her pickup truck rolled in Lincoln County.
The Nevada Highway Patrol said a gray 2000 Chevrolet Silverado was traveling east on State Route 322 west of mile marker 12 when it abruptly turned left as the driver approached a right-hand curve in the road.
The Silverado overturned, ejecting the unrestrained woman. The pickup continued to overturn and struke a tree with its right side. It came to rest on its left side in the desert north of the road.
The 56-year-old woman was transported to Grove C. Dils Medical Center where she later succembed to her injuries.
The fatality was the 41st for the NHP Southern Command this year.