February 27, 2024

The Pizen Switch Times

Established 2021

NV Highway 208 and NV Hwy 339 in South West Mason Valley. ~ Google Maps

2 Collisions Close 2 Mason Valley Highways today: June 23rd : Dog Missing (Update: Found!)

Late this morning, Wednesday June 23, 2021 there were 2 separate automobile accidents in Mason Valley, temporarily closing down portions of 2 highways at the same time.

One  collision occurred on Highway 95 Alternate East & Wilhoyt near the Country Sunflower and Longhorn Saloon in Eastern Mason Valley.

US Highway 95A East at Wilhoyt Lane in the Flatts. ~Google Maps

The other collision took place in South West Mason Valley near the intersection of NV Highway 339 and Nevada Highway 208 in the area of Wilson Canyon.

NV Highway 208 and NV Hwy 339 in South West Mason Valley. ~ Google Maps

At the accident near the canyon a female chihuahua mix dog went missing: her name is Baby.    ****Update****: Baby was found safe!

At the accident near the canyon a female chihuahua mix dog went missing: her name is baby.

At the time, Lyon County Sheriff’s Office wrote:  “PLEASE AVOID BOTH AREAS AND YIELD TO EMERGENCY TRAFFIC.”

By early afternoon, both accidents had been cleared and the roads were open again.

No further details were available.