Crash closes westbound US 50 in South Lake Tahoe |

Crash closes westbound US 50 in South Lake Tahoe

Westbound traffic is being diverted from U.S. 50 to Harrison Avenue in South Lake Tahoe as crews cleanup a crash.

The wreck occurred at U.S. 50 and Los Angeles Avenue in Midtown. No medical transports were needed, according to an official at the scene. However, the occupants of one vehicle, a green sedan, fled the scene.

Police are actively searching for them.

The drive of the other vehicle, a green pickup truck, was able to drive his damaged vehicle onto a side street.

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