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Steve Sisolak, Nevada Governor, was injured in a two-car accident Sunday, his office announced.
The accident happened around 1 p.m. at Rainbow Boulevard and Russell Road in Las Vegas, a statement issued by the governor’s spokesperson said.
“The other driver and Governor Sisolak both appeared to have minor, external injuries but were both taken to (University Medical Center of Southern Nevada) as a precaution,” the statement said. The governor was released about two hours later and is resting at home, according to his office.
He is 67 years old.
Nevada Governor Injured in Accident
Metro police are investigating a crash involving Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak on Sunday afternoon.
Police responded to the collision between a Lexus SUV and a red sedan shortly before 1 p.m. near Rainbow Boulevard and Russell Road in the southwest valley.
Police did not say which car the Governor was driving.
Sisolak and the other driver were transported to an area hospital where they were treated for non-life-threatening injuries. The Governor was released from the hospital around 3 p.m. and was “resting at home.”
#BREAKING: Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak says he was in a car crash Sunday afternoon at the intersection of Rainbow and Russell. Both the governor and the other driver are OK. Sisolak was released from the hospital and is "resting at home."
— David Charns (@davidcharns) October 18, 2021
The intersection was closed for several hours as police investigated.
“At approximately 1 p.m. this afternoon, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak was involved in a two-car crash at the intersection of Rainbow and Russell. The other driver and Governor Sisolak both appeared to have minor, external injuries but were both taken to UMC as a precaution. The Governor was released from the hospital at 3:10 p.m. He is now resting at home. No other information is available at this time. “
No other information is available at this time.