A tour bus carrying members of a senior center on a gambling junket hit a car and overturned down an embankment, killing one person and seriously injuring 13, authorities said.

Heavy rain was falling when the car skidded on U.S. 395 and the bus ran into it, according to Nevada Highway Patrol Sgt. Marvin Davenport. The Majestic Tours bus was carrying senior citizens from Norwalk, Calif., to Bally's Resort-Hotel in Reno, about 10 miles north of the accident site.The driver of the car, Lynne Hammill, an off-duty highway patrol officer, was pronounced dead on arrival at Washoe Medical Center shortly after the accident Monday afternoon.