One lane of eastbound I-80 reopens at Painted Rock

Nevada Highway Patrol
Nevada Highway Patrol(Nevada Dept. of Public Safety)
Updated: May. 13, 2021 at 5:13 AM PDT
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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - 6:00 A.M. UPDATE: One lane of eastbound Interstate 80 is back open after a rollover crash involving a big rig. Lane closures will remain in effect for most of the day as crews work to replace a damaged guard rail.

ORIGINAL STORY: Eastbound Interstate 80 is closed as the Nevada Highway Patrol responds to a rollover crash involving a truck. It happened around 4:40 Thursday morning near Painted Rock between USA Parkway and Wadsworth.

Troopers said the truck’s trailer split open, spilling cargo across the road. The driver was not injured. No other vehicles were involved.

There is no estimated time for the road to reopen.

Check back with this story for updates on this breaking news.

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