One Dead in Semi-Truck Crash on 80 Freeway at Vista Boulevard in Sparks
SPARKS, NV (November 17, 2022) – Police identified a semi-truck at the scene of a fatal crash on westbound 80 Freeway on November 16.
According to the Nevada Highway Patrol, the collision happened at the Vista Boulevard exit around 5:30 PM.
Based on a report, the semi collided with a commercial vehicle in the lanes. Nevada State Police did not yet release details that led to the accident.
As a result, officers said one person died at the scene. They did not yet release the victim’s name, pending kin notification.
In addition, the crash blocked the lanes near the intersection, forcing drivers to use alternate routes.
Police believe a potential medical episode resulted in the crash and fatality. At this point, the NHP continues to investigate the case.
Our sincerest sympathies go to the family and loved ones of the victim.
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