Highway 529 reopens; closed for woman threatening to jump

EVERETT — Both directions of Highway 529 between Everett and Marysville were closed for about an hour Thursday evening due to an emergency incident.

A woman on the northbound side of the highway was threatening to jump, Everett police officer Aaron Snell said. The incident started just after 5:30 p.m. in the area of Smith Island.

The woman eventually was placed in police custody. She was being taken to get help, Snell said.

The highway reopened shortly after 6:30 p.m.

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