///////////////////////////

Here To Help You Get Life

Back On Track

///////////////////////////

News: Delays reported following multi-vehicle wreck on I-5 NB in south Seattle

by | Mar 8, 2024 | Accidents in the News |

SEATTLE, WA — Commuters faced a miles-long traffic backup following a collision Friday morning on northbound Interstate 5 in south Seattle, according to KOMO News.

Officials said the wreck involved multiple vehicles and was reported by the Washington State Department of Transportation (SDOT) at about 6:35 a.m., just south of Interstate 90.

While the cause of the accident has not been specified, the two right northbound lanes, along with part of the Spokane Street entrance ramp, were blocked for about a hour. Not long after, a five-mile traffic backup had formed in the area. Motorists were asked to seek alternate routes around the area.

It’s unclear whether anyone was seriously injured and/or required transport to a hospital.

By 7:30 a.m., only the ramp’s right lane remained closed, and by 8:00 a.m., all travel lanes were reported reopened.

Were you the victim of a recent Seattle motor vehicle crash involving a reckless driver? After a traumatic and potentially life-altering event, you deserve peace of mind and fair compensation for hospital bills, lost wages, damaged property, and beyond. The Seattle car accident attorneys at Dubin Law Group are known for helping people in the area fight for the best outcome. Call us at 206-462-4428 or reach out online to set up a free case review.

Categories

Archives