Stories tagged: Interstate 90
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
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.
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.
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 11:25 a.m.
Flaming truck spotted driving on Interstate 90
Multiple calls of a burning semi driving eastbound on Interstate 90 were received just after noon on Dec. 14, prompting a response from the Washington State Patrol and the Spokane …
Mon., Dec. 19, 2016, 10:31 a.m.
80-year-old semi truck driver dead after crash near Wallace
An 80-year-old semitrailer truck driver died Sunday morning after another semi crashed in front of him on Interstate 90 near Wallace, Idaho.
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.
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016, 8:14 a.m.
Three crashes on I-90 cause backup west of Liberty Lake
Three collisions on Interstate 90 caused a lengthy backup during the morning commute Wednesday and left at least one person injured, the Washington State Patrol reported.
Tue., Oct. 25, 2016, 5:05 p.m.
Suspicious device snarled rush hour freeway traffic in Spokane Valley
A suspicious device found next to the westbound Interstate 90 on-ramp at Pines Road briefly snarled traffic during rush hour Monday evening.
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016, 9:30 p.m.
South Cle Elum man injured rollover crash on I-90
A South Cle Elum man was injured Friday morning when he rolled his pickup on Interstate 90 a mile east of Snoqualmie Pass, the Washington State Patrol reported.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, 2:19 p.m.
Two NIC basketball coaches struck by car on Interstate 90
Two pedestrians were injured Thursday morning when they were struck by a car on Interstate 90 at the western exit for state Highway 904 at Tyler, the Washington State Patrol …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 1, 2016, 12:30 p.m.
Rathdrum woman dies in crash on westbound I-90 at Liberty Lake
The Washington State Patrol has closed westbound Interstate 90 because of a crash. The crash appears to have occurred near the underpass of the Liberty Lake exit.
Mon., Aug. 29, 2016, 9:47 p.m.
Montana plane crash kills ‘Ice Road Truckers’ TV show star
A plane crash in Western Montana killed a star of the History channel reality series “Ice Road Truckers” who was planning to film a pilot episode of a show about …
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.
Thu., Aug. 25, 2016, 5:27 p.m.
Man arrested after chase from Airway Heights to Ritzville
A man led the Washington State Patrol, Sheriff’s deputies and Kalispel Tribal Police on a chase through Airway Heights and Cheney before being captured outside Ritzville Thursday morning.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 22, 2016, 9:53 a.m.
Before killing girlfriend along I-90, suspect had avoided deportation, documents say
The suspect in a grisly Washington killing entered the country illegally, stayed for years and wasn’t deported despite a conviction for DUI in Grant County and an encounter with Border …
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.
Thu., July 21, 2016
Semitruck spills diesel onto Spokane Valley freeway entrance
A semitruck being hauled by another semi truck toppled Wednesday morning, rupturing the fuel tank and spilling about 70 gallons of diesel onto an Interstate 90 on-ramp in Spokane Valley.
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 18, 2016, 9:13 a.m.
Man dies in Lincoln County crash
A man is dead after a blown-out tire caused his car to veer off Interstate 90 on Sunday night, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Mon., July 4, 2016
Getting There: Road projects kick into high gear this week
Road construction work in the Spokane region kicks into a higher gear with more projects getting underway
Sun., June 26, 2016, 2:30 p.m.
Two men killed in speeding car crash along I-90 in Post Falls
A Bonners Ferry man and a Florida man were killed early Sunday morning when their speeding car crashed and rolled on an Interstate 90 off ramp on the east end …
Mon., June 13, 2016, 8:32 p.m.
Man involved in trooper assault later saved by another trooper
A man who admitted to being an accessory in the beating of a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper was recently saved from a burning car by a Washington state trooper.
Sun., June 12, 2016, 5:21 p.m.
Work starts on Wolf Lodge Interstate 90 interchange
Work starts today on a new interchange at Wolf Lodge Bay on Interstate 90 in North Idaho
Sun., June 5, 2016, 4:18 p.m.
Man dangling from I-90 overpass taken into custody
A man found hanging Saturday night from the Thor Street overpass on Interstate 90 was taken into protective custody. Traffic on the freeway was stopped in both directions while Spokane …
Wed., May 25, 2016, 10:19 a.m.
Three Washington suspects plead guilty in beating of South Dakota trooper
Three Washington state residents accused in the beating of a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper have pleaded guilty and agreed to testify against a fourth suspect.
Wed., May 11, 2016, 12:55 p.m.
Washington will not raise I-90 speed limit to 75
The state decided Wednesday it will not raise the speed limit to 75 mph along rural portions of Interstate 90 in Eastern Washington.
Mon., April 18, 2016
Public asked to weigh in on 75-mph speed limit on I-90
The Washington state Department of Transportation is holding two public meetings this week on a proposal to raise the speed limit on a segment of Interstate 90 through the Columbia …
Wed., April 13, 2016, 4:05 p.m.
75 mph speed limit on part of I-90 considered by state
Washington is seeking public comment on a proposal to raise speed limits on a roughly 100-mile stretch of Interstate 90 in eastern Washington.