DOUGLAS COUNTY, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) – A multi-vehicle crash near Lake Tahoe has claimed the life of a three-year-old boy.
Nevada Highway Patrol troopers tell us the crash involving three vehicles happened around 8:40 p.m. last night on Highway 50 just North of Cave Rock. The highway was closed in both directions for a long period of time last night, but we've been told all lanes of Highway 50 are now open.
Investigators say an SUV crossed the double yellow lines and side swiped another SUV before hitting a mini-van head on. Besides the three-year-old who was killed in the crash, 8 people were sent to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.