LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — The Nye County Sheriff’s Office and Nevada State Police Highway Patrol responded to a crash Thursday night that closed a portion of U.S. 95.

The crash occurred on the U.S. 95 at mile marker 56, NCSO said.

U.S. 95 will be closed between North Valley View Boulevard and Airport Road. Drivers are asked to avoid the area and find alternate routes.