Mike Wilbur

RENO TILLER LADDER INVOLVED IN FATAL PEDESTRIAN CRASH

Washoe County deputies are investigating a fatal crash involving a pedestrian and a Reno fire ladtruck.

The crash was reported at about 7 a.m. Saturday near Fourth Street and Valley Road, according to Bob Harmon, spokesperson for the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office.

A pedestrian was hit and killed by a Reno fire truck on 4th Street early Saturday morning, Oct. 19, 2019. Jason Bean, RGJ

The victim involved a female adult, who was declared deceased at the scene.

The road was temporarily closed as the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office’s Accident Investigation Team continues their investigation. It was unknown how long the roadway will remain closed.

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