Semi-truck crosses center line, slams into car on Hood Canal Bridge
Posted on Tuesday, November 17th, 2020 at 6:21 pm
POULSBO, WA – A semi-truck lost control on the Hood Canal Bridge before slamming into a car heading in the opposite direction on Tuesday morning.
The #HoodCanalBridge is fully blocked mid span due to a car vs semi collision.
The driver of the car sustained non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the semi is not injured.
— Trooper Chelsea Hodgson (@wspd8pio) November 17, 2020
According to Washington State Trooper Chelsea Hodgson, the semi-truck was heading eastbound when the driver lost control, hit a barricade, crossed the center line, then hit a westbound vehicle. The driver of the passenger car sustained non-life-threatening injuries, according to Hodgson.
The Hood Canal Bridge was closed while tow trucks removed the vehicles from the road. Hodgson did not confirm the cause of the accident.
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