Fast-food truck clogs Highway 50 at Tahoe | NevadaAppeal.com

Fast-food truck clogs Highway 50 at Tahoe

Staff reports

The eastbound lanes of Highway 50 near Cave Rock were closed for about 90 minutes Monday when a semi-trailer truck carrying refrigerated food for Wendy’s restaurants tipped over on a curve.

Two other vehicles were damaged in the Monday morning accident, a Nevada Highway Patrol officer said.

Trooper Chuck Allen said the truck was traveling east on Highway 50 when it tipped. The driver was taken to Barton Memorial Hospital for minor injuries and released, Allen said.