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NHP probes death of pedestrian on I-80 in Reno near I-580

November 15, 2021 GMT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Nevada Highway Patrol is investigating the death of a pedestrian over the weekend who was struck by a vehicle on U.S. Interstate 80 in Reno near the interchange with I-580.

The crash at the Spaghetti Bowl interchange at about 7:30 p.m. Friday shutdown the eastbound lanes of the interstate for several hours and forced a detour of eastbound traffic to the north and south on I-580.

The name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of next of kin. No other details have been released.

Anyone who was in the area between 7:20 and 7:30 p.m. Friday or has information about the incident is asked to send an email to the highway patrol at