Five Injured in Crash on I-15 at Russell Road - 8 News NOW

Five Injured in Crash on I-15 at Russell Road

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LAS VEGAS - Nevada Highway Patrol is investigating a serious, multi-vehicle accident on I-15 northbound near Russell Road.

The accident occurred shortly before 1:30 p.m. NHP says a BMW swerved across several lanes of traffic, setting off an accident that eventually included seven motorcycles and three vehicles.

The motorcycle riders were part of the Filipino Bikers of America motorcycle club. Five people were hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries.

The accident shut down northbound I-15 for several hours. NHP reopened the highway shortly after 5:30 p.m.

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