Elderly woman killed in head-on crash near Wells

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deadly crash in Wells, Nev.

WELLS, Nev. (ABC4 News)- An elderly woman is dead after a head-on crash near Wells, Nev.

Nevada troopers say the woman’s husband was driving a Toyota Rav 4 headed southbound on US 93 Friday morning when he attempted to pass a vehicle in the dense fog.

He hit a Dodge truck pulling a horse trailer with three horses head-on, troopers said.

The 81-year-old woman died on impact, her husband was flown to the University of Utah in critical condition.

The driver of the Dodge sustained minor injuries and the horses were not injured, officials said.

Troopers say the couple in the Rav 4 are from Osoyoos, British Columbia, Canada.

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