All lanes of I-80 back open near USA Pkwy. after five-vehicle crash
WADSWORTH, Nev. (KOLO) - All lanes of I-80 near USA Parkway are back open following a crash involving two tankers and three vehicles.
It happened just before 6:30 A.M. Wednesday, September 15, 2021.
According to NHP, a pickup and sedan were slowing down when a tanker driver failed to hit the brakes and rear-ended both vehicles. Both the car and pickup caught fire.
NHP said a second tanker was also involved and a fifth car failed to stop after the initial crash.
At least one person was taken to a hospital with minor injuries.
Westbound I-80 lanes and one eastbound lane were blocked for hours this morning during the investigation.
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