Tag Archive for State Route

Signal replacement project at SR 507 and Reynolds Ave. resumes March 3

CENTRALIA – After a three-month shutdown to fabricate materials, work to replace the traffic signal at State Route 507 and Reynolds Avenue resumes Monday, March 3. …read more

From: WSDOT Southwest Travel News

Cut cable kills TV for up to 1,000 in the South Belfair, Allyn and Victor Cutoff Road areas

On Tuesday afternoon, February 25, 2014, construction workers accidentally cut through a cable television line belonging to the Century Link Cable company.

The cable was cut around the 23,000 block of State Route 3, Belfair, WA, and areas that may be affected by the cut cable are customers south of Belfair towards Allyn, WA, the Victor Cutoff Road area and on State Route 106, west of State Route 3.  This area may have between 300 to 1,000 customers residing in the north Mason County area.

Century Link Cable Company has advised the Mason County Emergency Communications Dispatchers that they have crews on site and will work around the clock if necessary to restore cable services.

If any customer has any questions regarding their cable service, they are asked not to call 9-1-1, but to contact their cable company.  The Washington State Patrol, the Mason County Emergency Communications Center and the Mason County Sheriff’s

State Route 99 to close this weekend through Seattle

Drivers traveling through downtown Seattle this weekend, Friday, Feb. 28, through Sunday, March 2, should expect delays. Long sections of State Route 99 will shut down with the inspection of the Alaskan Way Viaduct, road construction and thousands of chocolate-loving runners. …read more

From: WSDOT Northwest Travel News

Driver slides under tractor-trailer near Central Park, closes State Route 12 Monday

Central Park 12 accident

A Montesano woman was transported to Community Hospital yesterday with non-life-threatening injuries after she apparently lost control of her 1992 Maxda MX3 and slid under a semi-trailer in the right lane of eastbound State Route 12.
Trooper Russ Winger with the Washington State Patrol said the semi was slowing for an accident ahead. State Route 12 traffic was blocked for more than an hour in Central Park as they investigated. The driver of the semi was not injured.
Investigators listed speeding as a factor, and said charges will be filed against 62 year old Viona McCleod.

Central Park 12 accident

Pack your patience if you’re traveling the Columbia River Gorge this weekend

VANCOUVER – Travelers planning a weekend journey on State Route 14 through the Columbia River Gorge should pack their patience along with raincoats and umbrellas. …read more

From: WSDOT Southwest Travel News

Accident blocks State Route 101 traffic East of Cosmopolis

Speeding was the cause of a two car accident on State Route 101 just outside of Cosmopolis Thursday morning. The Washington State Patrol reports a 2003 Chevy Blazer driving North by a 35 year old Aberdeen woman lost control in a sharp curve and struck the concrete barrier just after 8. The Blazer then veered across the oncoming lane and collided with the side of a semi truck trailer. A 55 year old Chehalis man driving the semi was not injured, the woman was transported to Community Hospital with unspecified injuries, and charged with driving too fast for conditions.

Smoke from controlled burn near SR107 may affect visibility

SR107 at MP2

Smoke on the horizon this morning is likely Weyerhaeuser conducting controlled burns of several brush piles near State Route 107 outside of Cosmopolis. Forester John Todd tells us the brush is on Weyerhaeuser property, but only about 100 yards away from the highway near the Blue Slough road.
Smoke may be visible from the roadway when they begin controlled burning around 10 this morning, Todd said flaggers will be in place if the smoke begins to affect visibility.

15 years in the making: Four lanes coming to SR 502 between I-5 and Battle Ground

BATTLE GROUND – Fifteen years ago, the concept of a four-lane State Route 502 was first brought before the community. …read more

From: WSDOT Southwest Travel News

New WSDOT report highlights next steps for improving I-405 congestion

A new report provides a blueprint for speeding up travel along the Interstate 405 and State Route 167 corridors. …read more

From: WSDOT Olympic Travel News

Taholah man dies in rollover wreck on State Route 109

A 38 year old Taholah man died early Saturday morning when his truck rolled off of State Route 109 in Moclips. The Washington State Patrol cites driving under the influence as the cause. Trevis Jones was pronounced dead at the scene, his passenger, a 47 year old Taholah man was transported to Community Hospital in Aberdeen with undisclosed injuries. Jones and his passenger were headed North on 109 when his 2012 Dodge truck left the road just after 2 Saturday morning, coming to rest on it’s top. The Washington State Department of Transportation reports the accident and investigation blocked traffic for about 2 hours.