Truck accident blocks U.S. 2 trestle

EVERETT— A Camano Island man was injured when the semi-truck he was driving westbound on U.S. 2 rolled and slid onto the trestle, two miles east of Everett, at about 4 p.m. on Wednesday.

The man took the onramp to the trestle and rolled the semi cab and trailer he was pulling. The rig ended up on the trestle, blocking both lanes of traffic.

The man, 63, was taken to Providence Medical Center. He was still there Thursday afternoon. No information was available on his condition.

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