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ALL CLEAR: Collision at Bay Street in Tacoma blocks SR 167 off-ramp, I-5

Post by Stacia Glenn / The News Tribune on Sep. 20, 2011 at 3:44 pm with No Comments »
September 20, 2011 5:38 pm

A multi-vehicle collision is completely blocking the off-ramp to state Route 167 and the right lane of northbound Interstate 5 in Tacoma, according to the state Department of Transportation.

The collision occurred about 3:25 p.m. at Bay Street.

Troopers and paramedics are on scene.

Backups reportedly extend two miles to Yakima Avenue.

UPDATE: WSDOT reports the collision has been cleared but backups still extend five miles.

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