Eastbound Mill St back open after motorcycle-vehicle accident
RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - UPDATE, 11:42 p.m.: Lanes in both directions are back open on Mill Street after a motorcycle crashed into a car near the I-580 overpass. First responders located the 26 year old male motorcyclist down when they arrived on scene. The motorcyclist was taken to RENOWN with life threatening injuries.
During the course of the investigation, officers learned the vehicle was traveling west on Mill Street and made a left turn. The motorcyclist was east on Mill Street and struck the side of the vehicle. The driver of the vehicle remained on scene and was cooperative with the investigation. Alcohol appears to be a factor in this collision. Detectives are still looking for witnesses to the crash, if you have any information please call the Reno police Department traffic office at 775–334–2141.
Original Story: Eastbound Mill Street remained closed at 9 p.m. near the Interstate 580 overpass following a 8:10 p.m. crash involving a motorcycle and another vehicle.
One person was taken to the hospital. Police did not immediately have information on the extent of the person’s injuries.
The southbound off-ramp and on-ramps with I-590 were also closed.
One lane of westbound Mill Street is open.
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