Tragic end to Nevada motorhome trip for German couple

Red Rock Canyon, Nevada

A retired couple's dream motorhome holiday in the US ended in tragedy on 10 October 2016 when they were killed in an accident with a ten wheel tractor-trailer dump truck which appears to have experieced a brake failure.

The couple from Bavaria, 72-year-old Dagmar Weber and 78-year-old Eberhard Otto Weber, died of multiple injuries in the accident which occured near Red Rock Canyon to the west of Las Vegas.

The dump truck also hit a car before crashing into the motorhome.  The driver of the truck and the car both received minor injuries.



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