LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A big rig jackknifed on Tropicana Avenue Friday morning and caused traffic issues at the diverging diamond when eastbound Tropicana lanes were closed for a few hours. The lanes reopened around 9 a.m.

A big-rig jack-knifes attempting to make a turn in the Tropicana diverging diamond. (Credit: RTC)

The big rig was traveling northbound on I-15 when it attempted to go east on Tropicana but was too big to make the turn.

Crews are on the scene and working to remove the big rig.