Semi Rollover Blocks Highway 26 Near Dusty

Semi Rollover Blocks Highway 26 Near Dusty
Semi Rollover Blocks Highway 26 Near Dusty

A semi rolled Thursday morning on Washington State Route 26 east of Dusty.  The highway is completely blocked in both directions.

Washington State Patrol says the semi was filled with paper products.  Fire crews were first to respond around 6 a.m.

The Washington State Department of Transportation arrived around 7 a.m. to direct traffic.  They estimated that cleanup efforts will continue until 2 p.m.

The higway has been completely blocked for several hours, and crews have set up a detour around the accident.

They estimate the highway should reopen early Thursday afternoon.

For current traveler information, please visit the  WSDOT web site or call 5-1-1.