Updated on: 5/3/2019
At least one person was killed in a collision involving a box truck on State Route 99 in Lynnwood on Friday morning, according to the Washington State Patrol.
The incident occurred around 8 a.m. in the southbound lanes of SR 99 at 156th Street Southwest.
Police say a Nissan Pathfinder driven by a 41-year-old Lynnwood woman was traveling south on SR 99. A box truck driven by a 35-year-old man was heading south on SR 99 and stopped at 156th Street SW in the left turn lane. The Pathfinder struck the back and side of the box truck.
The driver of the Pathfinder was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the box truck, as well as his two male passengers, suffered minor injuries and were transported to Providence hospital.
The incident remains under investigation.
Motorists are advised to avoid the area. The southbound lanes of SR 99 are expected to be closed for several hours for the investigation and cleanup.
Location of the Collision
Image: Washington State Patrol