Update- US 97 Back Open After Accident at MP 59

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US 97 is back open.  Below is the original report from the WSDOT.

 

From the WSDOT-

WSDOT Highway Alert Update Correction to Location
COUNTY:  Yakima
EVENT START:  December 6, 2012 4:15 a.m.
EVENT EST. END:  December 6, 2012 6:45 a.m.
LOCATION:  Northbound US 97 at Milepost 59, Northbound US 97 at milepost 59.
INCIDENT DESCRIPTION:  A collision involved a semi and a passenger car on northbound SR 97 at milepost 59 is blocking the roadway.  WSDOT is one the scene providing traffic control.

OTHER: 
CONTACT:  WSDOT Central WA TMC  509-577-1910
ALERT TIME:  December 6, 2012 5:00 a.m.