Semi collision closes I-5 onramp near Tukwila’s Foster neighborhoodRequest Free Consultation
KING COUNTY, WA — A semi-truck crash early Thursday morning blocked an Interstate 5 onramp near the Foster neighborhood in Tukwila, according to Washington State Department of Transportation.
Here is a visual of the incident on the I-5 SB on-ramp from SR 599. The ramp will be closed until approximately 630AM to allow crews to remove the semi truck from this location. https://t.co/J2s8tjs5ww pic.twitter.com/7SLaNaaypM
— WSDOT Traffic (@wsdot_traffic) September 2, 2021
The incident impacted the ramp connecting state Route 599 (SR-599) to the southbound lanes of I-5 and was reported at 3:20 a.m.
A photo shared by WSDOT shows emergency vehicles responding to the scene where the semi-truck has stopped to the left of the roadway.
The scene was projected to clear by 6;30 a.m. as crews worked to prepare the heavy truck for transport.
No further information has been disclosed at this time.