Stories tagged: Interstate 90
Mon., May 22, 2017, midnight
Getting There: I-90 to be free-flowing during upcoming holiday weekend
Barricades and lane restrictions are being removed from eastbound Interstate 90 this coming weekend to make room for Memorial Day traffic
Wed., May 17, 2017, midnight
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.
Mon., May 15, 2017, midnight
State looking for ways to ease Interstate 90 congestion through Spokane
State transportation officials are looking for ways to head off traffic congestion on I-90 through Spokane
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.
Mon., May 8, 2017, midnight
Getting There: I-90 construction squeezes eastbound traffic
Maintenance and repair work on the eastbound side of Interstate 90 will slow traffic leaving the downtown area starting Monday
UPDATED: Fri., May 5, 2017, 8:19 p.m.
Pothole causes Interstate 90 crash in North Idaho
A pothole caused a crash on Interstate 90 near Rose Lake Friday afternoon, according to the Idaho State Police.
Mon., May 1, 2017, midnight
Getting there: Work on I-90 certain to cause traffic backups
Work starts Monday on Interstate 90 near downtown and is certain to cause traffic backups and slowdowns.
UPDATED: Thu., April 27, 2017, 3:23 p.m.
Driver injured in collision with semi on I-90 at Vantage Bridge
One driver was injured after a semi truck collided with a car on Interstate 90 at the Vantage Bridge. The collision blocked all lanes of the freeway in both directions, …
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., April 6, 2017, 8:53 p.m.
Truck hauling large travel trailer blocking parts of eastbound Interstate 90 near Ellensburg
A truck hauling a large RV trailer crashed and is blocking one lane of Interstate 90 near milepost 96, about 10 miles west of Ellensburg.
Wed., April 5, 2017, 6:29 p.m.
Chain reaction crash clogged I-90 in downtown Spokane Wednesday
A driver attempting to merge onto Interstate 90 from the Maple Street on-ramp in downtown Spokane caused a chain reaction crash involving three other cars Wednesday afternoon, according to the …
UPDATED: Wed., March 29, 2017, 8:39 p.m.
Westbound lanes of Snoqualmie Pass blocked due to semitruck rollover
Snoqualmie Pass on Interstate 90 is closed westbound near Easton at milepost 59.
UPDATED: Mon., March 20, 2017, 10:32 p.m.
Woman says she was held at gunpoint, sexually assaulted off Interstate 90 in Spokane Valley
A woman told Spokane Valley detectives that a man held her at gunpoint and sexually assaulted her in a secluded area off Interstate 90.
UPDATED: Sat., March 11, 2017, 8:18 p.m.
Stevens Pass reopens; Snoqualmie Pass will be closed Saturday night until early Sunday
Stevens Pass reopened at approximately 2:30 p.m. after being closed since early Thursday evening for avalanche danger. Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass will close in both directions overnight Saturday.
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.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 25, 2017, 8:26 p.m.
Utah man identified as driver who died in Spokane Valley crash
Scott J. Greenstreet, of Sandy, Utah, was idenitifed as the pickup truck driver who struck a bridge abutment on Interstate 90 and died Friday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 7:36 p.m.
Driver killed in crash on Interstate 90 at Pines Road
A person was killed in a one car crash on westbound Interstate 90 near the Pines exit Friday evening.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 16, 2017, 6:05 p.m.
Mudslide on Interstate 90 near Issaquah blocks all westbound lanes for several hours
All lanes of westbound Interstate 90 were blocked for several hours Thursday morning after a mudslide trapped 13 cars on the freeway.
Tue., Feb. 14, 2017, 1:42 p.m.
BRIEF: I-90 eastbound to close near Snoqualmie Pass overnight
Eastbound lanes of I-90 near Snoqualmie Pass will be closed intermittently overnight Tuesday and into Wednesday morning, the state Department of Transportation announced.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 9:51 p.m.
Ambulance catches fire after crash on I-90 in Spokane
An ambulance crashed and caught on fire early Thursday morning on Interstate 90 near U.S. Highway 2, prompting Washington State Patrol officials to close westbound I-90 for a few hours.
Mon., Feb. 6, 2017, midnight
I-90 through Coeur d’Alene repaired after pavement broke apart in midwinter thaw
Interstate 90 through Coeur d’Alene has been repaired after a mid-winter thaw caused the frozen surface to break apart
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.
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 6:19 p.m.
Washington lawmakers considering 75 mph speed limit on parts of I-90, but state officials warn them against it
Lawmakers have a chance to set a 75 mph speed limit for parts of Interstate 90 in Eastern Washington, but state officials said “don’t do it.”
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
Team of Kootenai Health doctors amputate man’s leg at crash scene to save his life
A team of doctors and a nurse from Kootenai Health did something they had never done before on Thursday. They crawled into the cab of a wrecked semi and amputated …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 7:42 p.m.
Two injured in semi crash in Fourth of July pass
Icy roads caused a three semi crash that shut down Interstate 90 at Fourth of July pass for eight hours Thursday.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 10:35 a.m.
Multi-vehicle semi truck crash blocking westbound lanes of I-90 east of Coeur d’Alene
A multi-vehicle semi truck crash is blocking the westbound lanes of Interstate 90 at milepost 34, about 25 miles east of Coeur d’Alene.
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.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 18, 2017, 10:43 p.m.
Ice storm paralyzes parts of Oregon, Washington state
An ice storm shut down major highways Wednesday in Oregon and Washington state and paralyzed towns in the Columbia River Gorge with up to 2 inches of ice at the …
Mon., Jan. 16, 2017, midnight
Transportation officials consider ways to stem worsening I-90 congestion
Rush-hour congestion on Interstate 90 has worsened, and transportation officials are looking for ways to slow it down.
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 8:11 p.m.
Eastbound Interstate 90 reopens over Snoqualmie Pass
Transportation officials say Interstate 90 eastbound has been closed over Snoqualmie Pass after multiple vehicle collisions and spinouts in snow and ice.