Stretch of US 904 reopens following explosive device investigation
CHENEY, Wash. — A stretch of US 904 west of Cheney was closed Friday afternoon following reports of a suspicious-looking device.
Spokane Area Traffic provided this tweet.
Emergency closure on SR 904 in both directions from MP 0.5 South Malloy Prairie road to MP 6 at Graham road due to police activity between Tyler and Cheney. No detour available in Tyler, Graham Rd traffic being diverted to Salnave Rd. Expect delays.
— Spokane Area Traffic (@SRTMC) April 13, 2019
Deputies arrived to investigate and, unsure of what the item was, called the bomb squad for a closer look.
Following a nearly two-hour long process, the item was determined not dangerous and the road has since been reopened.
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