2 Hurt in Carlin Car Collision on 80 Freeway
CARLIN, NV (August 6, 2019) – Two drivers went to the hospital following a tractor-trailer rig collision on 80 Freeway on August 4.
The incident between two tractor-trailer rigs occurred on 80 Freeway near Emigrant Pass. One rig struck the back of tractor-trailer with sulfuric acid and breached the tank, causing a spill on the road, NHP Trooper John Goolsby revealed.
The 9:00 a.m. crash shut down most lanes except one lane of eastbound 80 Freeway.
Responders transported the two drivers to a hospital for medical treatment as a precautionary measure.
The NHP, the Eureka County Sheriff’s Office, Carlin Fire & Rescue, Beowawe Fire, Crescent Valley Fire and Eureka County EMS from Crescent Valley all came to respond.
Driving can be very dangerous and almost anything can happen if you are not prepared. It is important to always drive within the posted speed limit. Slow down if you see traffic stalling ahead to avoid hitting other vehicles.
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