Traffic Backed Up after Semi Truck Crashes near Snoqualmie Pass Summit
SNOQUALMIE PASS, WA (October 26, 2018)– Friday morning, a driver was injured in a semi truck crash on 90 Freeway.
After being alerted about a serious crash, state troopers and state Department of Transportation crews arrived at the eastbound lanes of I-90 near Snoqualmie Pass Summit where the collision occurred at approximately 10:15 AM. Due to impact of the incident, the semi-truck driver sustained injuries. He was transported to a nearby hospital for medical treatment.
Following the accident, traffic quickly began backing up in the eastbound lanes during the cleanup and investigation. Three lanes of the freeway were closed for about two hours at Snoqualmie Pass but have since reopened. rainy weather is considered to be a contributing factor in the collision.
Driving in the rain can be dangerous. Thousands of car accidents each year are caused by wet driving conditions. Routinely check your engine and your tires for their integrity and pressure. Slow down to be able to quickly recover from a skid. Keep a safe distance form the vehicle next to you and watch out for any incoming obstacles or slippery parts of the road.
If you or someone you care about has been injured in a truck collision on the road, contact the personal injury lawyers at Sweet Law Group. We have over 40 years of experience in the field, and our experienced lawyers know what it takes to win your case and achieve the justice and compensation that you deserve. Call us at (800) 203-3061 and arrange a free initial meeting with an experienced legal professional in your area. We are available to clients 24 hours a day/ 7 days a week by email, text message, phone, and online chat.