UPDATE--- Nevada Highway Patrol tells News 4 that the passenger of the 71-year-old's car is in stable condition at Renown.
The victims have not been identified at this time.
Stay tuned to News 4 as the story develops.
Reno, NV (MYNEWS4.com & KRNV)-- Two people are confirmed dead after a crash early Saturday morning.
Nevada Highway Patrol responded to the scene at 3:26am on reports of a fatal accident involving a 22-year-old and a 71-year-old male.
According to NHP, the 22-year-old victim driving a red honda entered the freeway southbound driving the wrong direction, when the driver of the red Nissan going northbound collided head on with the other victim.
Both drivers were pronounced dead on scene. A passenger of the red Nissan was transported to Renown, her condition is unknown.
The investigation is ongoing and alcohol is believed to be a factor.
Stay with News 4 for further details.