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Wrong-way driver on I-15 in Las Vegas stopped by NHP sergeant

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Posted at 1:54 PM, Jan 24, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-25 21:06:48-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Nevada Highway Patrol says this morning around 5 a.m. there was a wrong-way driver on Interstate 15 in Las Vegas.

NHP says Sgt. Jason Buratczuk saw the vehicle and was able to successfully deploy Stop Sticks to stop the driver.

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Police say the deployment of the Stop Sticks quickly brought a potentially deadly situation to an end.

No injuries were reported during the incident.