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Traffic backs up for miles on northbound I-5 in Tacoma after crash

TACOMA, Wash. – Northbound Interstate 5 re-opened at arond 7:10 p.m. on Thursday night after a crash closed all lanes and backed up traffic for several miles.

The accident happened near exit 135 just before 6 p.m. The left two lanes were initially closed, but WSDOT said all lanes were closed at about 6:45 p.m.

There was no immediate word on whether anybody was hurt, or what caused the crash.