1 Injured in Multi-Vehicle Crash on 90 Freeway [Ritzville, WA]
Semi-Truck Overturns and Causes Multi-Vehicle Crash on 90 Freeway near Milepost 195
RITZVILLE, WA (December 3, 2019) – One person suffered injuries in a multi-vehicle crash on 90 Freeway, Tuesday morning.
According to the Washington State Patrol, the incident happened at about 4:00 AM. Due to unknown circumstances, a semi-truck rolled over near Milepost 195. The crash then caused multiple vehicles to collide in the back-up area.
The collisions led to a probable hazmat fuel leak of approximately 150 gallons of diesel.
Emergency responders rushed one person to a hospital with unspecified injuries. Updates on the victim’s current condition remain undisclosed.
WSP troopers continue to investigate the cause of the collision. Investigators also noted that icy conditions plagued Interstate 90 at the time of the incident. Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.
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