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Car hits barrier, side of semi in Federal Way on southbound I-5

Post by Alexis Krell / The News Tribune on Feb. 21, 2013 at 8:24 pm with No Comments »
February 21, 2013 8:24 pm

A Seattle man was injured today when his car hit the barrier of southbound Interstate 5 in Federal Way and eventually hit the side of a semi truck, according to the State Patrol.

The 61-year-old man’s vehicle crossed all lanes of traffic after hitting the left-hand barrier, stuck the left side of the semi truck, and stopped on the right shoulder of the freeway about 10:30 a.m. near South 376th Street, deputies said.

Details about the driver’s condition  tonight were not immediately available. The truck driver was not injured.

The cause of the crash is being investigated.

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