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Crash creates traffic backup on US 95 near Cheyenne

Updated March 1, 2019 - 6:13 pm

A lengthy traffic backup Friday afternoon clogged southbound U.S. Highway 95 near Cheyenne Avenue for about an hour.

The cause of the backup was not immediately clear, although the Nevada Highway Patrol’s online traffic site showed a crash was reported about 1 p.m. in the southbound lanes of the highway just south of the Cheyenne exit.

Traffic was flowing by 2:30 p.m., live traffic cameras showed.

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