2 injured after truck drives off Eastlake Blvd. into Washoe Lake

Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District crews rescue two victims who were in a truck that drove into Washoe Lake on Sunday. (Courtesy: TMFPD)

Eastlake Boulevard in Washoe Valley is back open after being closed due to a truck driving off the road into Washoe Lake, according to the Washoe County Sheriff's Office.

Spokesman Bob Harmon says the the driver and the passenger suffered minor injuries in the crash, which happened at around 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 13.

Truckee Meadows Fire Department crews rescued the two victims from shore with a rescue boat.

The cause of the crash is under investigation, Harmon says.

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