SEATTLE, WA — A vehicle crash late Monday closed part of southbound Western Avenue West in Seattle’s Uptown neighborhood, according to the Seattle Department of Transportation.
Authorities were called to the scene at the intersection with 1st Avenue West, east of Myrtle Edwards Park, shortly before 11:30 p.m.
While officials have not disclosed the events leading up to the wreck, all southbound lanes of Western Avenue West were shut down and remained closed for about 2.5 hours.
Collision on Western Ave W at 1st Ave W blocking the SB right lanes. Use caution. pic.twitter.com/U3pJf3WHVr
— SDOT Traffic (@SDOTtraffic) September 12, 2023
Just after 2:00 a.m., the scene was announced cleared with all lanes reopened to the public.
Local agencies have not indicated any major injuries in connection to the event.
Have you or someone you love been injured in a recent Seattle car crash involving a distracted driver? After a traumatic event, your family could be owed compensation for hospital bills, loss of income, emotional distress, and more. The Seattle car accident lawyers at Dubin Law Group are known for helping families in your situation recover the money they deserve. Contact us today at 206-462-4428 or online to arrange a free consultation.