UPDATE: At 6:00 p.m. WSDOT tweeted that it is taking longer to clear the crashes just east of Snoqualmie Pass. They now expect to reopen eastbound lanes by 8:00 p.m.
UPDATE: It's taking longer to clear all the collisions EB. New reopening time for EB at MP 45 is 8 pm.— I-90 Snoqualmie Pass (@SnoqualmiePass) January 12, 2018
UPDATE: As of 4:10 p.m., eastbound I-90 just east of Snoqualmie Pass is expected to reopen at 6:00 p.m. Crews are still working to remove blocking cars bue to collisions.
UPDATE: I-90 EB at MP 45 will reopen at 6 pm. Crews continue to remove blocking vehicles due to collisions.— I-90 Snoqualmie Pass (@SnoqualmiePass) January 12, 2018
UPDATE: As of 10:30 a.m., eastbound I-90 just east of Snoqualmie Pass is closed due to collisions. WSDOT does not yet have an estimate for a reopening time.
Due to collisions I-90 is closed EB at milepost 45 just east of the summit of Snoqualmie Pass. No estimate on a reopening time.— I-90 Snoqualmie Pass (@SnoqualmiePass) January 11, 2018
UPDATE: Eastbound I-90 over Snoqualmie Pass is Back open. Washington State Patrol is on the pass enforcing chain requirements.
EB at MP 47 is back open. @wastatepatrol is on the pass enforcing chain requirements. Chains are required on all vehicles except all-wheel drive in both directions. No chains = ticket.— I-90 Snoqualmie Pass (@SnoqualmiePass) January 11, 2018
SNOQUALMIE PASS, Wash. -- Eastbound I-90 closed over Snoqualmie Pass Thursday morning due to collisions and heavy snow.
TRAVEL ALERT, SNOQUALMIE PASS:— Briana Bermensolo (@KREMBriana) January 11, 2018
Chains required on all vehicles except all wheel drive, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited. pic.twitter.com/8CiaWCO68C
As of 7:15 a.m., chains were required on all vehicles traveling westbound except all-wheel drive vehicles. Oversize vehicles were prohibited.
The Washington Department of Transportation said there is no estimated time of reopening.
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