A semi-truck caught fire, blocking southbound lanes of I-5 express lanes in Seattle near Mercer St.
All lanes have reopened on southbound I-5 around 8:25 p.m. after a semi-truck jack-knifed across the interstate, blocking all lanes for several hours.
Crews worked for several hours to clear an SB I-5 exit ramp near Mercer St.
Nightly closures will shut down all lanes between Federal Way and Fife.
Pedestrian struck, killed by semi on I-5 in Kent
Drivers may now cross the lower West Seattle swing bridge from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., while the city considers opening the two-lane span to additional users.