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Overturned tractor-trailer closes portion of Interstate 15 near North Las Vegas

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Posted at 3:34 PM, Oct 23, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-23 18:48:59-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — The Nevada Highway Patrol reports an overturned tractor-trailer closed a portion of Interstate 15 on Saturday.

Troopers say the incident was first reported at about 9:30 a.m. on northbound I-15 at the 215 Northern Beltway.

The tractor-trailer was carrying garbage and no injuries were initially reported but trash and diesel fuel spilled onto the roadway.

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And the cleanup closed I-15 northbound for several hours.

A view from a traffic camera showed crews working the scene Sunday afternoon: