Diesel spill blocks all lanes of northbound I-405 at Coal Creek Parkway – KIRO 7 News Seattle
Diesel spill blocks all lanes of northbound I-405 at Coal Creek Parkway – KIRO 7 News Seattle

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A diesel spill blocked all lanes of northbound Interstate 405 at Coal Creek Parkway on Sunday morning, the Washington State Department of Transportation announced.

WSDOT first tweeted about the incident at 3:40 a.m. Around 6:30 a.m., a Washington State Patrol trooper confirmed that the incident was a diesel spill.

At 7:19 a.m., WSDOT said crews were at the scene but cleanup of the incident was “expected to take a while.”

At 1:13 p.m., WSP said that the right two lanes had reopened, but the left two would remain closed for several more hours.