Man Arrested for Alleged DUI and Driving Wrong Way on I-80

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WADSWORTH, NV - Nevada Highway Patrol troopers have arrested a man for allegedly driving drunk down I-80 in the wrong direction.

The NHP tells us around 2AM Tuesday, several drivers called to report a blue Dodge pickup heading the wrong way on I-80 near Wadsworth.

Troopers say the truck was heading west in the eastbound lanes.

Troopers used spike strips to pop the tires. The man stopped the truck between Mustang and Lockwood and tried to run from the scene, according to troopers, but was arrested.

The man's name has not yet been released.