WSP responds to major collision on I-5 in Clark Co.
Posted on Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021 at 9:22 am
CLARK CO., WA – The Washington State Patrol is responding to a major collision on I-5 SB at 179th Street, WSDOT reports.
Morning. If you’re headed on southbound I-5 in Clark County please be aware that the highway is fully closed due to a major collision. No estimate for reopening. Follow @wsdot_sw & @wspd5pio for updates. https://t.co/GYOhjBkMWQ
— Washington State DOT (@wsdot) February 23, 2021
The crash was first reported by the WSP 5th District PIO at 4 a.m. on February 23. Stills taken from traffic cameras in the area show bumper-to-bumper traffic across all lanes, as well as the on-ramp, nearly two and a half hours later.
Few details on the crash are available at this time. However, we will continue to monitor the situation and update this blog as possible.
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