TACOMA, WA – At least one person was injured as the result of a multi-vehicle collision involving a box truck on I-5 Tuesday afternoon.
According to a tweet by WSP, the accident took place shortly before 4 p.m. within the northbound ramp from I-5 to SR-512.
🚨Car vs. Box Truck Injury Collision North I-5, on ramp to SR-512 (MP127). Car sent through fence adjacent to I-5. Troopers and @wsdot_tacoma at the scene. Ramp is fully blocked. Use alternate routes. #lakewood #tacoma pic.twitter.com/niqCs6nsn9
— Trooper Robert Reyer (@wspd1pio) April 13, 2021
The cause of the crash is unclear at this time. However, photos from the scene depict a car crashed through a roadside fence.
Our team will continue to monitor this story as it develops and provide any further details as they are made available.
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