LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — A small aircraft is reportedly down north of Creech Air Force Base on U.S. 95 near mile marker 8.
No injuries have been reported at this time.
According to the Federal Aviation Administration, a single-engine Lancair IV landed on U.S. 95 around 9:09 a.m.
Only the pilot was on board at the time.
U.S. 95 was initially closed in both directions. The Nye County Sheriff's Office says there is one lane open in each direction now but drivers should expect delays.
#BREAKING: we are aware of small aircraft that is reportedly down north of Creech AFB, US95 at MM 8. No injuries reported as of now. @NHPSouthernComm is on scene and we are on the way. US 95 is shutdown in both directions. Expect delays and watch for emergency vehicles. pic.twitter.com/CcwAFQ1ysK— LVMPD (@LVMPD) July 28, 2021
#FASTALERT 10:05 AM, Jul 28 2021— RTC Southern Nevada (@RTCSNV) July 28, 2021
US-95 closed between Mercury Hwy and Clark/Nye County line
Use other routes
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