Stories tagged: I-90
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 9:43 p.m.
Woman gets 12 years in fatal wrong-way crash on interstate
A Spokane-area woman who drove drunk the wrong way on Interstate 90 in Spokane and caused a five-car crash that killed a man and injured others has been sentenced to …
Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 9:38 a.m.
Light-rail over I-90 bridge wins Popular Science award
Sound Transit has received a Popular Science 2017 “Best of What’s New” award in the engineering category for its plan to run light-rail trains across the Interstate-90 floating bridge.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 16, 2017, 11:58 a.m.
State may remove busy I-90 eastbound on-ramp at Walnut in downtown Spokane
Without the interstate at its end, the eastbound Walnut Street on-ramp might seem like a jump. A platoon of motorists sits at the red light, their collective engines revving, readying …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 11, 2017, 5:38 p.m.
Rolled semis spew corn onto interstate, block westbound traffic on I-90
A rolled semi truck spilled corn onto I-90 blocking westbound traffic for several hours early Friday morning.
UPDATED: Sun., July 30, 2017, 7:08 p.m.
Three juveniles injured in rollover off I-90
Four juveniles were injured in a crash early Sunday morning, according to a Washington State Patrol new release.
Tue., June 13, 2017, 7:02 p.m.
Crash on Interstate 90 near Missoula kills two
The Montana Highway Patrol says two people have died in a crash involving a truck and a car on Interstate 90 near Missoula.
UPDATED: Sun., June 4, 2017, 10:42 p.m.
Fire sparked by barbecue temporarily shuts down Interstate 90
Interstate 90 westbound at George, Washington, was temporarily closed Sunday due to a wildfire that officials say was caused by a spark from a barbecue along the Columbia River.
Wed., May 17, 2017
Better traffic control on I-90 welcomed
Spokane has grown considerably since 1974, when I-90 was opened. It’s good to see that traffic-control measures may soon be implemented to reflect that reality.
UPDATED: Tue., May 9, 2017, 6:40 a.m.
I-90 construction near Altamont causing major eastbound, afternoon backups
As expected, construction work on eastbound Interstate 90 through downtown caused a major backup.
Tue., April 18, 2017, 10:35 a.m.
Worker hit, killed in construction zone on Interstate 90
Authorities say a worker was hit and killed by a vehicle driven by a co-worker in a construction zone on Interstate 90 in southern Montana.
UPDATED: Thu., March 9, 2017, 4:19 p.m.
Pedestrian hit by cement truck on I-90
A pedestrian was hit by a cement truck after he ran up the westbound Interstate 90 Division off ramp, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 6:08 p.m.
Montana State University student dies in I-90 crash near Bozeman
A 19-year-old Montana State University student has died in a rollover crash on Interstate 90 near Bozeman.
Thu., Feb. 16, 2017, 8:01 a.m.
Crews working to clear landslide blocking I-90 in Issaquah
The Washington State Patrol says crews are working to clear Interstate 90 after a landslide blocked the westbound lanes at Issaquah.
Fri., Jan. 27, 2017, 10:26 p.m.
Chicago man gets 30 years for killing girlfriend on I-90
A Chicago man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for murdering his girlfriend on Interstate 90 in Eastern Washington in front of their 3-year-old son.
Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 8:47 a.m.
Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass remains closed by slides
Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass remains closed Thursday morning because of numerous slides, according to the Department of Transportation.
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 9:44 a.m.
Mountain snow means messy travel over Cascade passes
blast of snow weather is causing tough driving conditions in the Cascade Mountains.
Sat., Dec. 24, 2016, 1:01 p.m.
Teen injured in weather-related crash on I-90 near Kellogg
A 17-year-old girl from Kellogg was injured Saturday morning when her car spun out on Interstate 90 and was hit by a semi.
Sat., Dec. 17, 2016, 7:04 p.m.
Medical problem causes I-90 crash
An Enumclaw, Washington, woman was hospitalized Saturday morning after she suffered a medical issue while driving on Interstate 90 and crashed her car.
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016, 1:17 p.m.
Athol man involved in I-90 accident that leaves one hospitalized
One person was hospitalized after a three-vehicle crash on Interstate 90 early Thursday morning, the Washington State Patrol reported.
Thu., Dec. 1, 2016, 8:26 a.m.
Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass reopens after collisions
State transportation officials say Interstate 90 westbound was closed over Snoqualmie Pass after multiple collisions and spinouts due to snow and icy conditions.
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016, 9:35 p.m.
Tacoma man who fell asleep while driving injured in I-90 rollover crash
A Tacoma man was injured in a single-vehicle rollover crash on Interstate 90 late Friday after he fell asleep at the wheel, the Washington State Patrol reports. Dennis Ross, 51, …
Fri., Sept. 2, 2016, 12:59 p.m.
I-90 fire in Coeur d’Alene still under investigation
The Coeur d’Alene Fire Department is still investigating a fire that broke out along I-90 Saturday morning but believe it was accidental.
Sun., Aug. 28, 2016, 10:42 p.m.
Plane crash near Missoula leaves two dead
Authorities said two people have died after a single-engine plane crashed on the edge of Interstate 90 southeast of Missoula.
Sat., Aug. 27, 2016, 2:12 p.m.
Fire along I-90 burns vehicles in Coeur d’Alene
Two fires started simultaneously on the north side of Interstate 90 near Highway 95 in Coeur d’Alene late Saturday morning.
Fri., Aug. 19, 2016, 5:52 p.m.
About those animal guts on the freeway …
When a truck stopped abruptly Thursday afternoon, spilling a sun-warmed stew of animal parts onto the westbound lanes of Interstate 90, the question in many readers minds was undoubtedly: Why?
Tue., Aug. 9, 2016, 1:44 p.m.
New I-90 bridge opens near Snoqualmie Pass
Traffic on Interstate 90 drove over the newly constructed avalanche bridge just east of Snoqualmie Pass for the first time Tuesday.
Tue., Aug. 2, 2016, 1:43 p.m.
I-90 to close during Blue Angels practices, shows
The Interstate 90 floating bridge across Seattle’s Lake Washington will be closed at various times starting Thursday as the U.S. Navy Blue Angels take to the sky.
Mon., July 18, 2016, 8:52 p.m.
Three injured in fiery crash on Interstate 90 near Snoqualmie
SNOQUALMIE, Wash. – A fiery crash blocked traffic on eastbound Interstate 90, injuring three people. Fire and rescue officials say that the driver of a truck didn’t notice traffic had …
Mon., July 11, 2016, 11:23 a.m.
One dead in four-car crash on I-90
SEATTLE – Authorities say one person has died and several others have been seriously injured in a four-car collision in central Washington state on Interstate 90. The victims of the …
Wed., June 15, 2016, 4:35 p.m.
Snoqualmie Pass to close for three hours Sunday
Snoqualmie Pass to close for three hours early Sunday