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March 7, 2012 at 5:24 PM

I-90 bridge backed up for miles after rollover collision at Mt. Baker tunnel

Update, 6:26 p.m.: All lanes are now open.

Update, 5:35 p.m.: Traffic is now backed up 8 miles, to the Eastgate area of Bellevue, the WSDOT reports.

The Washington State Patrol is advising drivers to avoid the I-90 bridge westbound or else experience significant delays because of  an accident before the Mount Baker tunnel.

The accident has traffic backed up for six miles.

The accident, which took place at about 4:30, involves a rollover collision. Cars are merging into one lane in order to pass the scene of the accident.

 

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