Las Vegas, Nevada 2022-06-23 09:41:00 –
Las Vegas (KLAS) —Thursday morning, a traffic jam occurred in the southwestern valley after a minor injury caused by a chain reaction involving five vehicles.
All lanes resumed after the vehicle collided with a car that stopped side by side at the Flamingo Road traffic light to the west of Jones Boulevard.
According to metro police, the driver was arrested in the first collision and suspected of having a driving disability.
The two were taken to a local hospital, but police said their injuries were minor and not life-threatening.
Metro police continue to work in the field. The crash occurred around 3:30 am, but all lanes resumed around 6:15 am, according to a tweet from the Regional Transportation Authority in southern Nevada.