Nevada Highway Patrol

Associated Press

Sandstorm Blamed For Deadly 26-Vehicle Pileup

A sandstorm is being blamed for a 26-vehicle pileup near Winnemucca that troopers say left one person dead and two others seriously injured.

06/11/2013

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Cell Phone Use While Driving Continues

The Nevada Highway Patrol is stepping up efforts to nab drivers who talk or text on their hand-held cellphones.

04/16/2013

(photo KXNT/Smith)

NHP Staff To Increase Despite Salary Restrictions

The Nevada Highway Patrol is training 50 potential recruits in hopes of filling some of the 77 vacant positions in the agency.

02/19/2013

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Troopers Begin “Zero Tolerance” On I-15

Drivers along I-15 between Primm and Las Vegas will see more troopers on the road. The Nevada Highway Patrol is targeting violators from the California state line to Sin City.

01/02/2013

(credit: Sean Boggs/Getty Images)

Police Targeting Impaired Drivers

Law enforcement officers are putting in more overtime to catch drivers under the influence this Halloween.

10/26/2012

Credit: Eliot Schecter/Getty Images

Man Charged In Fatal Hit-And-Run

The driver accused of fleeing the scene of a fatal accident in Las Vegas has been arrested and charged in the five-vehicle crash that killed one person and injured two others on I-215 near Sahara.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–09/23/2012

KXNT GENERIC

Four Dead After Fiery Crash

Four people have been killed in a fiery crash involving a trailer hauling livestock in northern Nevada on U.S. Highway 50 east of Dayton.

08/14/2012

File photo of police car and lights. (Photo credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Head-On Freeway Crash Injures Two

Traffic on northbound U.S. 95 is back to normal after an overnight accident that left two people hurt.

08/07/2012

KXNT GENERIC

NHP Finds Second Body At Hoover Dam

Authorities responding to a suicidal man who fell from a Hoover Dam bypass bridge say an unrelated dead body was found nearby around the same time.

07/13/2012

tire separation

Tire Separation Causes Deadly Accident

A separated tire is being blamed for a deadly accident south of Las Vegas. The Nevada Highway Patrol says an SUV going north on I-15 near the Sloan exit went out of control yesterday afternoon and flipped over.

06/21/2012

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