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In Nevada, washed-out interstate is truckers' nightmare
In Nevada, washed-out interstate is truckers' nightmare

Mother Nature works in confounding ways: snow flurries in Phoenix, a balmy Christmas in Buffalo, and this week's catastrophic flood in the normally parched desert 50 miles north of this resort city. In what some term the area's worst storm in decades, a 2-mile-long stretch of Interstate 15 in rural Moapa was destroyed by 4 inches of rain that lashed the roadway in just an hour on Monday. The dying throes of Tropical Storm Norbert dumped as much rain on the area in 60 minutes as Las Vegas gets in a year. ------------ FOR THE RECORD: Nevada highway washout: In the Sept. 13 Section A, an article detailing the damage a storm did to Interstate 15 in Nevada misspelled the town of...