I-5 reopens in Centralia after several crashes prompt closure - KPTV - FOX 12

I-5 reopens in Centralia after several crashes prompt closure

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CENTRALIA, WA (KPTV) -

All lanes of Interstate 5 were closed in Centralia Friday morning after several collisions took place in the area.

The Washington State Department of Transportation said initial information indicated three separate crashes, with at least one in each direction.

The freeway was closed at the Harrison Ave. exit shortly after 5:30 a.m.

As of 6:30 a.m., crews had cleared the roadway and traffic was once again moving through.

It wasn't immediately clear what caused the crashes, though there were reports of freezing fog in the area.

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