Flipped Truck Slows Traffic after Crash on I-80 near Keystone Avenue

RENO, NV (October 29, 2021) – Last Tuesday morning, a truck crash on I-80 west near Keystone Avenue stalled traffic for hours.

The collision occurred shortly after 7 a.m. on Tuesday.

Emergency crews were dispatched to remove what looked to be sand strewn over the highway between Keystone and Virginia Streets.

According to the Nevada Highway Patrol, no injuries have been recorded as of now.

There’s no information available yet on what caused the trailer to flip over onto the freeway.

Because of their sheer size, large vehicles, like semi-trucks and trailers, increase the risk of a crash. So, If you’re driving one, always be mindful of your vehicle’s large height and weight. Maintain your travel lane and follow the speed limit. Also, adjust accordingly to give way for lane changes and other vehicles.

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