September 16, 2014 03:10
On Tuesday September 16, 2014, at 2:34 a.m., Central Precinct officers responded to the top deck of the Marquam Bridge on the report of a crash involving a tractor-trailer and an SUV.
Officers and medical personnel arrived and contacted both drivers to check for injuries. The driver of the tractor-trailer suffered minor injuries and is being treated at the crash scene. The SUV driver was not injured but officers are investigating the driver for being under the influence of alcohol.
All lanes of I-5 northbound are being diverted to I-405 as the top deck of the Marquam Bridge will be closed as officers work to process the crash scene. They are working diligently to finish their investigation and get the vehicles removed from the bridge before the morning commute.