JBLM Accident Today – A lethal accident on southward Interstate 5 close to the Main Gate of Joint Base Lewis-McChord caused traffic defers Wednesday morning. The right two paths of traffic were impeded due to the crash, announced at around 6:40 a.m. A driver passed on in the wake of crashing into a semi-truck, Washington State Patrol trooper Robert Reyer said. Traffic was sponsored upright to state Route 512 in Lakewood by around 9:10 a.m. Reyers said a pickup voyaging south in the left path crossed all paths of traffic going right and struck the left-back of the semi’s trailer. He said the semi-truck was halted on the right shoulder. The pickup slammed into one more vehicle after it hit the semi-truck.
The driver of the pickup was pronounced dead at the scene. Different drivers were generally not harmed.