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October 23, 2013 at 1:25 PM

Updated: Metro bus driver goes wrong way on I-5 express lanes

UPDATE: 6:38 p.m. | A King County Metro bus driver drove the wrong way onto the Interstate 5 express lanes with an articulated bus full of passengers Wednesday afternoon. Fortunately, nobody was hurt. The Route 41 driver hesitated on the on-ramp near the Northgate Transit Center for a few seconds after passing a clearly marked “Do Not…


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March 2, 2012 at 5:38 AM

Wrong-way crash on I-5 in Seattle sends two to the hospital

A motorist who apparently traveled the wrong way on Interstate 5 this morning is accused of causing a collision that sent two people to the hospital. The wrong-way driver, a 21-year-old Kenmore man, was in a Toyota Corolla was driving in the wrong direction on I-5 near the convention center in Seattle around 3:15 a.m when he crashed…


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February 26, 2012 at 11:47 AM

The News Tribune: Wrong-way driver arrested

The News Tribune / Tacoma A 27-year-old Burlington man was arrested early this morning for driving the wrong way on Interstate 5 in Thurston County, according to the Washington State Patrol. At least eight people dialed 911 about 3:45 a.m. today to report a 1996 Honda Civic that was traveling northbound in the southbound lanes. Troopers believe…


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January 11, 2012 at 8:28 AM

State Patrol: Woman drives wrong way on I-5 for 18 miles

A woman was arrested for DUI this morning after driving the wrong way on Interstate 5 for nearly 18 miles, Washington State Patrol Trooper Guy Gill said. The 60-year-old Olympia woman reached speeds of more than 100 miles an hour between Tumwater and Joint Base Lewis-McChord, while troopers and police chased her in the parallel lanes, Gill said….


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