Crash closes US 50 eastbound at Cave Rock

Staff Report
There were no serious injuries.

ZEPHYR COVE, Nev. — A three vehicle accident closed the eastbound lane of U.S. Highway 50 at Cave Rock on Friday afternoon.

ABOUT 11:30 a.m. on Friday, a vehicle traveling eastbound on US 50 and a vehicle traveling westbound collided. A third vehicle was damaged by debris from the collision.

There were minor injuries but no fatalities, a Nevada Highway Patrol officer told the Tribune.

The eastbound lane of the highway is currently closed and traffic is being diverted to the westbound lane. NHP is hoping to have the highway open by 2 p.m. but there is no exact time.


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