SR 18 reopens after crash scrambles semi loaded with eggs

Dec 12, 2023, 12:15 PM | Updated: Dec 13, 2023, 6:59 am

(Photo from WSDOT)...

(Photo from WSDOT)

(Photo from WSDOT)

Update 12:15 a.m.:

State Route 18 has reopened after crews cleared the crashed semi and its runny payload.

Original 8:12 a.m.:

A crash involving a semi-truck full of eggs sent state troopers scrambling to State Route 18 near Raging River bridge Tuesday morning.

The mess has blocked SR 18 west of I-90 just after 4 a.m., Washington State Patrol said.

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WSP said there were no serious injuries during the crash but said there were “lots of eggs to clean up.”

Crews are working to clear the road.

WSDOT said that drivers should expect delays in the area, and the backup was around two miles long at 8:15 a.m. If you need to commute on SR 18, you might be poached.

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