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Tag: Highway 512

Dec.
7th

ALL CLEAR: Crash blocking lane of SR 512 in Parkland

A multiple-vehicle crash is blocking one lane of State Route 512 just west of Steele Street in Parkland, the state DOT reports.

The right lane of westbound SR 512 is blocked.

Troopers are on the scene. Drivers should expect delays.

UPDATE: This crash was cleared shortly after noon.

Oct.
26th

ALL CLEAR: Lane of Highway 512 blocked by crash

A crash is blocking the left lane of westbound Highway 512 at Pioneer Avenue in Puyallup, the state DOT reports.

The incident was reported about 7:45 a.m.

A tow truck is headed to the scene. Troopers, firefighters and transportation crews are there now.

UPDATE: The crash has been cleared and the left lane is now open to traffic.

Oct.
23rd

UPDATED: Crash blocks all lanes of Highway 512

A multiple-vehicle crash is still blocking all lanes of westbound Highway 512 at Interstate 5, the state Department of Transportation reports.

The crash involved a semi-truck, two cars and a pickup truck, according to the Washington State Patrol.

One person, a pregnant woman, received minor injuries. Two other drivers suffered broken bones and their conditions were considered serious.

A WSP spokeswoman said the crash began about 2:30 p.m. when a semi-tractor trailer rear ended a car which in turn hit a pickup truck that then hit a second car. The pickup truck then rolled over off the freeway, she said.

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Oct.
19th

One arrested, two injured in Puyallup chain-reaction crash

Washington State Patrol troopers arrested an Enumclaw woman Saturday after she alleged drove too fast for the rainy conditions, caused a chain-reaction crash and seriously injured a Buckley teen.

The 18-year-old Buckley woman sustained serious, non-life threatening injuries and was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital in Puyallup for treatment, a State Patrol press release said.

The crash occurred about 1:55 p.m. Saturday in the westbound lanes of State Route 512 near the Puyallup Fairgrounds. The four-car crash blocked two of the three lanes for more than two hours.

Witnesses reported a 46-year-old Enumclaw woman was driving too fast for the

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Sep.
21st

Crash blocks lane of Highway 512 near Lakewood

A crash is blocking the left lane of westbound State Route 512 near the Interstate 5 interchange this morning, the state DOT reports.

The crash occurred around 7:35 a.m. Troopers and paramedics were responding to the scene.

UPDATE: The crash has been cleared and all lanes are open.

Transportation officials warn drivers to expect “heavy congestion” through the area.

Sep.
15th

ALL CLEAR: Crash blocking lane of Highway 512

A crash is blocking the right lane of westbound Highway 512 at Steele Street, the state DOT reports.

The collision is in the westbound direction near the I-5 interchange in Lakewood.

Troopers, paramedics and firefighters were at the scene.

UPDATE: The lane is now open. The collision blocked the right lane for about 15 minutes, DOT reports.