Collision on I-405 in Renton causes heavy traffic backup
Posted on Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021 at 11:54 pm
RENTON, WA – According to a tweet from the Washington State Department of Transportation, a collision caused a large traffic backup on Interstate 405 North in Renton on Tuesday evening.
The alert was shared at 4:57 p.m., stating the accident happened near the State Route 169 interchange. A video was also provided, showing a stretch of sitting northbound traffic. The delays extended all the way back to the I-405/I-5 interchange.
NB 405 in Renton is a solid line of cars from I-5 to SR 169, where a collision just cleared. If you must go that way, be patient! pic.twitter.com/wvAxn84CYo
— WSDOT Traffic (@wsdot_traffic) March 3, 2021
No details on what caused the crash or whether anyone was injured were provided.
Our team will monitor this developing story for updates.
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