Semi crashes along I-5 express lanes in downtown Seattle; driver killed
SEATTLE - A semi truck driver was killed when his big rig slammed into a pole along Interstate 5 in downtown Seattle, the Washington State Patrol reports.
State troopers and medics responded to the scene, the southbound express lanes of I-5 at Stewart Street, at about 11 a.m. after receiving reports of a serious accident.
The semi truck driver was found dead at the scene.
The I-5 express lanes were closed until the afternoon for the accident investigation.