Stories tagged: Interstate 90
Fri., July 14, 2017, 6:25 a.m.
Birding brightens driver’s commute on I-90
I spend about 90 minutes in a vehicle each day, commuting from Coeur d’Alene to downtown Spokane. I didn’t expect to be birding from Interstate 90. But the first day …
UPDATED: Wed., July 12, 2017, 2:27 p.m.
Traffic clear on westbound Interstate 90 near Argonne
A crash involving a car and a semi shut down a lane of westbound Interstate 90 just west of Argonne Road Wednesday afternoon, backing up traffic.
Wed., July 12, 2017, 4:30 a.m.
Construction slowdowns snarl traffic across the region
The height of the summer travel season combined with large road construction projects have merged into major slowdowns and backups this week across the Spokane area, but also in North …
UPDATED: Thu., July 6, 2017, 3:54 p.m.
Child dies in Interstate 90 crash near Kingston, Idaho
A child died in a car crash on eastbound Interstate 90 near Kingston, Idaho, Wednesday afternoon, according to the Idaho State Police.
Thu., July 6, 2017
I-90 work moves to westbound lanes near downtown; backups expected
Maintenance work on Interstate 90 is moving to the westbound lanes this week, resulting in the closure of one lane going into downtown
UPDATED: Wed., July 5, 2017, 8:59 p.m.
Man found dead near Schrag I-90 rest area
A body was found Tuesday at the Schrag rest area on eastbound Interstate 90 between Ritzville and Spokane.
UPDATED: Mon., July 3, 2017, 8:38 p.m.
Woman survives violent carjacking in downtown Spokane; suspect pulled over on I-90
On Monday afternoon, Sonora Hetrick was heading home from her job at a coffee shop, waiting for the light to change at an intersection in downtown Spokane, when another woman …
UPDATED: Sat., July 1, 2017, 10:54 p.m.
Traffic snarled near Coeur d’Alene for hours after freeway crash closes I-90
A van and trailer that flipped on Interstate 90 near the Yellowstone Trail overpass just east of Coeur d’Alene snarled traffic for hours Saturday, according to the Idaho State Police.
Sun., June 25, 2017
New lights under I-90 overpass proposed to combat crime near Lewis and Clark High School
Following the success of increased lighting in the East Sprague neighborhood, the city will consider installing new LED fixtures under the I-90 overpass near Lewis and Clark High School. Principal …
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.
Mon., May 22, 2017
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
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
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
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
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.