Traffic advisory: SR 510 closed for second serious crash of the day, fire officials say

State Route 510 was closed in both directions near Thornton Road Southeast at about 3 p.m. Sunday due to a serious crash, according to a post on Twitter by Lacey Fire District 3.

It was the second crash in that location within hours, and a tree was blocking the road, fire officials said.

“Accident could have been much worse,” the district tweeted. “One patient will be transported by ambulance. Working to clear tree from road.”

They announced about 3:30 p.m. that the road was open again.

The earlier crash, which was at about 10 a.m., resulted in minor injuries.