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CLEARED: Accident on SR 167 in Waller/Puyallup blocking northbound lanes

Post by Stacia Glenn / The News Tribune on April 4, 2013 at 5:07 am with No Comments »
April 4, 2013 7:35 am

A rollover collision on state Route 167 in Waller/Puyallup is blocking the northbound lanes, according to the state Department of Transportation.

The crash occurred about 3:15 a.m. at milepost 2.01 near 50th Avenue East. Crews estimate the lanes won’t be open until 5 a.m. Traffic is getting around the scene using a turn-lane.

State troopers are on scene.

Trooper Guy Gill said one passenger involved injured their arm and that a woman has been arrested on suspicion of vehicular assault. The woman, who is alleged to have been drinking, crashed her car into an embankment. Five teenage girls were allegedly inside the vehicle.

UPDATE as of 7:14 a.m.: All lanes are now open.

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