Brush fire causes huge backups on NB I-5

A brush fire is the culprit behind a one hour-40 minute travel time between Seattle and Everett.

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Another view of the brush fire scene from the Ash Way camera. Traffic was blocked as crews put out a brush fire on northbound I-5 just as the Monday afternoon commute got underway. Despite lanes reopening as the smoke cleared, the back up at times reached 14 miles.
Photo by WSDOT
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