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Red Rock Canyon Scenic Drive closed all day on Veterans Day following NHP-involved shooting

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Posted at 8:05 AM, Nov 11, 2021

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — The Scenic Drive Loop at Red Rock Canyon will be closed for the remainder of the day following a shooting involving Nevada Highway Patrol.

SHOOTING UPDATES: Nevada Highway Patrol involved in shooting at Red Rock Canyon

The shooting happened just before 6 a.m.

Initially, it was unclear how long the closure would last but officials tell 13 Action News Traffic Anchor Zora Asberry that the Scenic Drive will be closed for the remainder of the day.

The conservation area tweeted out a link to alternate locations, which you can access here.

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For developments on the shooting click here.