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News: Fire crews, IRT respond to crash on I-5 SB in Shoreline

by | Aug 18, 2023 | Accidents in the News |

KING COUNTY, WA — Authorities were called to a vehicle wreck Friday morning on Interstate 5 in southeast Shoreline, according to the Washington State Department of Transportation.

The accident impacted the southbound lanes of I-5, just north of Exit 175 to Northeast 145th Street, in the city’s Parkwood area. It was first reported by WSDOT shortly before 9:50 a.m.

While the events leading up to the crash are unclear, the left southbound lane was initially blocked.

By 10:06 a.m., local firefighters and WSDOT’s Incident Response Team (IRT) had arrived on the scene, shutting down the right lane.

Footage captured in the area shows traffic moving at a slow but steady pace past the accident. Delays were expected.

No major injuries have been confirmed as of this writing.

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