Driver hits cow on US 50 near Silver Springs

The Nevada Highway Patrol tweeted these photos of the crash scene on U.S. 50 where a car hit a cow near Silver Springs.
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SILVER SPRINGS, Nev (KOLO)-- U.S. 50 was closed in both directions for almost three hours a half mile east of the intersection of U.S. 50 and U.S. 95 Alternate after a driver hit a cow, the Nevada Highway Patrol reports.

The driver was not injured in the crash at 6:24 p.m. March 1, 2018, the NHP said.

The Lyon County Sheriff's Office put down the cow.