There are alternative routes for getting to Sea-Tac airport that may be less congested. And there are options of taking light rail, buses, taxis, airport shuttles or ride-share vehicles. Could be handy as a busy Presidents Day weekend approaches.
Experience trucker Aaron Meyer's world as he documents the inconvenience of being one of 20 tractor-trailers that were stuck on state Route 7 between Morton and Elbe during the recent snowstorm. The road reopened around 5 p.m. Wednesday.
The animal rights group PETA wants to pay tribute to chickens killed in a tractor-trailer crash Monday on Interstate 5 in Olympia with a billboard near where the semi wrecked encouraging people to go vegan.
A traffic accident left one person dead on Interstate 5 in Olympia Saturday. A driver slammed into the back of another vehicle that had pulled over for a flat tire on the shoulder of the freeway near Pacific Avenue.
In February, widening will begin on southbound Interstate 5 between the Tacoma Dome and Port of Tacoma Road to make room for new HOV lanes. The final $324 million segment is part of a $1.6 billion project that is expected to finish by fall of 2021.
Commuters who head north every morning to Thurston County and beyond — and who are glad to be able to stop at the Scatter Creek rest area — will have to make other arrangements early next week, according to the state Department of Transportation.
A semi-trailer crashed through a barrier on I-5 in Tacoma early Wednesday, shutting down both directions of the freeway. The wreck occurred in the southbound lanes near SR 16, the same area where five other semis have crashed in last four months.
The Williamson County Sheriff's Office, north of Austin, Texas is testing cardboard cutouts of deputies holding radar guns in school zones in an effort to get drivers to slow down on their morning commutes.