Vehicle fire slows traffic on Interstate 5, blocks 2 lanes
Posted on Thursday, August 13th, 2020 at 4:16 pm
SEATTLE, WA – A vehicle caught fire on Interstate 5 southbound on Thursday morning for an unknown reason, slowing traffic as it blocked the two right lanes of the interstate.
Here is a visual for this vehicle fire on SB I-5 near Northgate. pic.twitter.com/R4BzcuFMlu
— WSDOT Traffic (@wsdot_traffic) August 13, 2020
The Washington State Department of Transportation reported the incident at 9:35 a.m. Thursday. The car fire was on I-5 southbound just north of 85th St.
It is not clear what caused the fire or if the occupants of the vehicle were injured.
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