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ALL CLEAR: Crash blocking lane of I-5 in Tacoma

Post by Stacey Mulick / The News Tribune on March 30, 2010 at 1:28 pm |
March 30, 2010 2:44 pm
Southbound traffic backs up behind an accident in the westbound Highway 16 exit lane on Interstate 5 in Tacoma, Wash., on Tuesday, March 30, 2010. Joe Barrentine/Staff photographer

A crash is blocking the right lane of southbound Interstate 5 at state Route 16 in Tacoma, the state DOT reports.

The incident began at 1:10 p.m. Troopers and firefighters are on the scene.

A tow truck is on its way.

UPDATE: The crash has been cleared from the scene, DOT reports. Drivers are backed up for a mile.

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