LAS VEGAS (IHCT) – A fiery crash on the freeway sent one person to the hospital by helicopter early Friday morning.

The Clark County Fire Department and the Nevada State Police responded to the crash on I-15 northbound near Jean between a tractor trailer and a truck around 2:56 am on Mar 11.

The accident required one person to be airlifted to a nearby hospital.

The crash caused a closure of the northbound lanes on I-15.  The cause of the crash is unknown at this time.