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TUKWILA, Wash. — Multiple lanes of Interstate 5 were closed Sunday morning after a deadly crash near Interstate 405 in Tukwila.
Washington state Trooper Rick Johnson tweeted just before 8:30 a.m. that a serious crash occurred, blocking multiple northbound lanes of I-5 near I-405.
The driver of a vehicle was traveling close to 100 mph when they crashed into barriers, according to Johnson. The driver died, according to Johnson.
A box truck was also hit. The driver of the truck was not injured, according to the Washington State Patrol.
The freeway fully reopened around 12:30 p.m.
The Washington State Department of Transportation said the Washington State Patrol, fire and medical aid were at the scene near Westfield Southcenter Mall.
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