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No injuries, multiple cars towed in Wednesday morning crash on I-80

NHP responds to multiple-vehicle crash on Interstate 80 at USA Parkway on October 6, 2021.
NHP responds to multiple-vehicle crash on Interstate 80 at USA Parkway on October 6, 2021.(NHP)
Published: Oct. 6, 2021 at 7:59 AM PDT
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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - OCT. 7 UPDATE: Both accidents are due to drivers not paying attention during their morning commute.

Troopers say no injuries are reported anymore, only property damage as several cars were towed from the scene.

ORIGINAL STORY: Nevada Highway Patrol responded to multiple crashes Wednesday morning on Interstate 80 eastbound on and near USA Parkway.

The first crash was reported just before 5:30 a.m. on the eastbound I-80 off-ramp at USA Parkway.

Five cars were involved and troopers reported injuries.

The second happened on Eastbound I-80 just before 6:45 a.m., about a quarter of a mile west of the first crash on USA Parkway.

NHP said 7 cars were involved, with injuries reported. The travel lane in that area is now back open to traffic, according to officers.

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