RITZVILLE, Wash. - FINAL UPDATE: At 12:26 p.m., WSP Trooper Sevigney tweeted that the road is now clear.
Update - EB90 MP245 Semi Crash— Trooper J. Sevigney (@wspd4pio) March 13, 2019
Roadway is clear.
Please be safe while traveling in icy conditions.
UPDATE: According to WSP Trooper Jeff Sevigney, one driver has been airlifted with serious injuries. No other injuries have been reported.
Tow trucks are on scene to clear the road.
Update - EB 90 MP245 Semi Crash— Trooper J. Sevigney (@wspd4pio) March 13, 2019
One driver airlifted with serious injuries. No other injuries reported.
Tow trucks are on scene. Please use patience through the scene. pic.twitter.com/fmejFDwt6q
UPDATE: As of 9:15 a.m., the right lane is open. The left lane will be blocked indefinitely. Drivers can still expect delays through the area.
ORIGINAL STORY: Eastbound I-90 is completely blocked at milepost 245, which is 25 miles east of Ritzville, for a serious crash.
Washington State Patrol reports two semis crashed and an air ambulance is currently on the way.
It happened around 8:34 a.m. Wednesday. WSDOT officials are telling drivers to expect long delays and find an alternate route if you can.
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