NHP: Sheriff's cruiser strikes horses on US 50 east of Dayton
DAYTON, Nev. (News 4 & Fox 11) —
Authorities are investigating a collision between a Lyon County sheriff's cruiser and horses on U.S. 50 Tuesday night, according to Nevada Highway Patrol.
The crash was reported just before 5:55 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16, near the intersection of Highway 50 and Enterprise Road east of Dayton.
Westbound Highway 50 was blocked for the response, NHP reported, but all lanes reopened by about 7:10 p.m.
One deputy was transported to a hospital, and the injuries are not believed to be life-threatening, according to NHP.