Passenger Maggie Bringhurst, 23, killed in car crash on Interstate 80 in Winnemucca, Nevada

Modified Date: 
Sat, 08/20/2022 - 4:21pm
Accident Date: 
Saturday, August 6, 2022

Passenger dies in crash on I-80 near Winnemucca

A Utah woman died in a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 80.


Nevada State Police were called to the scene about eight miles east of Winnemucca at 1:42 p.m. Aug. 6. Their preliminary investigation determined that a Toyota 4runner SUV was traveling west in the left travel lane when, for unknown reasons, the driver drove of the left side of the road into the center median. The driver overcorrected to the right, causing the vehicle to overturn as it traveled back across the Interstate.

Type: Car Accident
People Involved: 
Maggie Bringhurst
Interstate 80
Reno, NV