Trooper Stops Wrong-Way Driver on Las Vegas Highway

A Nevada state trooper successfully intercepted a driver travelling the wrong way on a Las Vegas highway on June 21.

This footage, released by the Nevada Highway Patrol’s Southern Command, shows a trooper driving towards a vehicle that authorities said was driving northbound in the southbound lanes of US Route 95.

The driver was charged with a DUI and had a blood alcohol content of .257, KTNV reported.

“Thanks to the quick actions taken by this State Trooper, multiple lives were possibly saved,” the NHP said. Credit: Nevada Highway Patrol – Southern Command via Storyful

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