TACOMA, WA – Drivers on I-5 were faced with major delays after a jackknifed semi-truck blocked a busy off ramp on Thursday morning.
According to a report by WSP, the incident took place at about 11 a.m. along the I-5 northbound ramp to I-705.
🚨Jack-knifed semi on the ramp from northbound I-5 to I-705 (Tacoma City Center)
Troopers, @wsdot_tacoma, and tow at the scene. The ramp is fully blocked 🚧
— Trooper Robert Reyer (@wspd1pio) December 30, 2021
It is unclear what caused the truck to jackknife or any injuries were sustained as a result. However, drivers were advised to seek an alternate route as delays persisted into the early afternoon.
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