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Category: Traffic accident

July
16th

CLEARED: Crash blocking both directions of SR 410 near Buckley

An accident is blocking both directions of state Route 410 near Buckley, the state Department of Transportation reported.

The collision occurred about 8 a.m. at milepost 19 near 262nd Avenue East.

All lanes are blocked in both directions, causing major backups.

UPDATE as of 9:56 a.m.: SR 410 is now open. Three people were taken to local hospitals with injuries from the three-car crash.

July
9th

CLEARED: Collision on westbound SR 410 in Sumner blocking lane

An accident near state Route 410 and state Route 162 in Sumner is blocking the right lane, according to the state Department of Transportation.

The collision occurred about 8 a.m. at milepost 10 on westbound SR 410.

Troopers and emergency responders are on scene.

UPDATE as of 8:51 a.m.: All lanes are open.

June
11th

CLEARED: Crash blocking State Route 302 by Purdy Spit

UPDATE as of 6 p.m. All lanes have been cleared, the state said.

INITIAL post: A crash is blocking state Route 302 by the Purdy Sand Spit, near 82nd Avenue Northwest, according to the state Department of transportation.

There are no detours at this time.

The crash happened about 5:30 p.m., the state said. The State Patrol is at the scene.

Check back for updates.

June
6th

CLEARED: Collision blocking lanes on SR 18 in Auburn

A collision on westbound state Route 18 in Auburn is blocking two lanes and causing 1 1/2 miles of traffic backups, according to the state Department of Transportation.

The accident happened about 8 a.m. at milepost 4.

Troopers and emergency personnel are on scene.

 

UPDATE as of 8:16 a.m.: The scene has been cleared and all lanes are open.

May
29th

CLEARED: Logging truck accident blocking SR 18 in Auburn

A crash on westbound state Route 18 at state Route 167 near Auburn is blocking all lanes and causing major traffic backups.

The accident, which involved a logging truck losing its load, happened about 9:30 a.m. State troopers are on scene.

WSDOT officials said they don’t know when the highway will reopen.

UPDATE as of 11:11 a.m.: The collision is still blocking the right lane and on-ramp from southbound SR 167.

Troopers, a WSDOT Incident Response Team and tow trucks are working to clear the scene.

UPDATE as of 12:57 p.m.: All lanes are now open.