Driver hospitalized after striking tree near NB I-5 in Tacoma
Posted on Friday, March 19th, 2021 at 8:55 am
TACOMA, WA – A driver was injured late last night when his vehicle collided with a tree near the off-ramp from northbound I-5 to eastbound S 56th Street.
🚨1 car vs. tree collision North I-5 on the ramp to eastbound S 56th St. (MP 130). Driver unconscious – CPR in progress. Troopers and aid on scene. The ramp is closed. pic.twitter.com/xygsXnstSk
— Trooper Robert Reyer (@wspd1pio) March 19, 2021
The individual was unconscious when Washington State Patrol troopers arrived on the scene. However, emergency responders were able to revive the individual, and transported them to a local hospital.
Details on the incident are thin at this time. However, we will continue to follow the story, and will update this blog as possible.
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