SEATTLE, WA — Motorists were warned of a blocking collision early Friday on 23rd Avenue East in Seattle’s Miller Park neighborhood, according to the Seattle Department of Transportation.
The wreck occurred just north of the intersection with East John Street. It was first recorded by SDOT at 12:10 a.m.
While the circumstances of the event have not been disclosed, all northbound lanes of 23rd Avenue East in the area were closed as crews worked to clear the scene. Alternate routes were recommended.
Blocking collision on NB 23rd Ave E just north of E John St. Use caution and seek alternate routes. pic.twitter.com/Sux3psBpp2
— SDOT Traffic (@SDOTtraffic) October 20, 2023
By 12:36 a.m., about 26 minutes later, officials announced that the accident had been cleared and all travel lanes were reopened to the public.
It was not immediately clear whether anyone was hurt or had to be taken to a hospital.
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