A least one person is dead following a crash Thursday morning on U.S. 50.

The wreck occurred near Elks Point Road in the Round Hill area.

According to a tweet posted by Nevada Highway Patrol just after 7:30 a.m., U.S. 50 was closed in both directions between Zephyr Cove and Elk Ridge.

NHP advises drivers to avoid the area if possible. Delays are expected.

This story will be updated when additional information becomes available.