TUKWILA, Wash. — At least three people were hurt in a crash involving four cars on northbound Interstate 5 just north of SR 599.
Crews were called just before 1:30 p.m. Thursday after reports of a multi-vehicle crash.
Washington State Patrol troopers said four lanes remained blocked until shortly before 4 p.m., when all lanes were reopened.
Trooper Chris Webb said two people suffered critical injuries and one person was taken to the hospital in serious condition.
Webb said a tire or wheel came off of a car. A second car then struck the wheel and became stuck in the road. A total of four cars were involved.
Medics and State Patrol were at the scene.
WSDOT advised drivers to seek alternate northbound routes such as I-405 or SR 99.
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This is a developing story and will be updated.