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Overturned truck cleared on 215 Beltway, airport connector

An overturned semitrailer on the 215 Beltway near the airport connector has been cleared from the roadway Monday morning.

Nevada Highway Patrol reported the accident about 1 a.m. on eastbound Beltway at the airport connector heading north. The truck pulling two trailers carrying mail overturned because of rainy conditions, NHP said.

No other vehicles were involved and no one was transported to a hospital.

The accident prompted the closure of the left lanes that caused traffic tie-ups. The road reopened about 8:30 a.m.

Contact reporter Cassandra Taloma at ctaloma@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0381. Find her on Twitter: @CassandraTaloma.

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