Beltway open following big rig jackknife

A tractor-trailer jackknifed this morning at the eastbound Las Vegas Beltway at Interstate 15, Nevada Highway Patrol confirmed. The accident forced the closure of three lanes, which were open to traffic by 11:15 a.m.

Several cars were damaged in the accident, but no injuries were reported.

Contact reporter Mike Blasky at or 702-383-0283.