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Person arrested after fleeing North Las Vegas crash

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LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

Law enforcement was able to catch a person who fled from the scene of a wreck involving four vehicles on Cheyenne Avenue and Interstate 15 Friday.

North Las Vegas police said officers set a perimeter later in the morning near Cheyenne and Berg streets following the crash. The person identified as a driver in the incident surrendered, police said.

The original wreck happened just before 8:15 a.m., said Trooper Loy Hixson with Nevada Highway Patrol.

The accident blocked the middle lanes of Cheyenne in both directions and caused traffic congestion in the area.

There was no immediate word on injuries.

Authorities did not say why the driver fled the scene of the wreck.

Stay tuned to FOX5 for the latest on this developing story.

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