RENO, Nev. (KRNV & MyNews4.com) -- An accident on I-80 Westbound involving 6 cars has the Center/ N. Virginia Street on-ramp closed while crews clean up and attempt to locate a driver of one of the vehicles who allegedly fled the scene.
According to Nevada Highway Patrol Trooper Dave Gibson, the accident happened at the top of the top of the Center/ N. Virginia Street on-ramp. At this time, on-ramp is closed with crews clean up the scene. One minor injury was reported.
According to Trooper Gibson, the driver of one of the vehicles fled the scene of the crash. Trooper Gibson tells us that this driver may be responsible for the accident. The Nevada Highway Patrol is working along side Reno Police to locate the person who fled.
According to NHP, the person who fled the scene is described as a black male in his 30's wearing an unknown color baseball cap, a tank top with strips, blue shorts with strips and may be under the influence. He was last seen running towards the Walgreens on the Center Street overpass.
If you have any information regarding the crash please call at (775) 688-2500.