VERDI, Nevada (Mynews4.com & KRNV) - A head-on collision on I-80 Eastbound near Boomtown injured one person and closed down a lane of the interstate this evening.
According to Nevada Highway Patrol dispatchers, a wrong way driver caused the head on collision near Garson Road just past mile marker 5 around 8:15 tonight.
One person was injured and taken to the hospital via ambulance, it is unknown at this time if the wrong way driver is the injured person. NHP dispatch said that crews on the scene hope to have the accident cleared and the road re-opened by 9 P.M.
Stay with News Four for the latest on this developing story.