An elderly woman is dead following a crash over the weekend in Esmeralda County. Troopers from the Nevada Highway Patrol say it happened on Route 274 west of Tonopah Saturday. Police say 71-year-old Juanita Schierberl of Dyer was heading westbound when her vehicle drifted off the shoulder and overturned. The victim wasn’t wearing her seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle. She was pronounced dead at the scene. Police don’t believe alcohol or drugs played a role in the crash.