Update: 2nd larger Photo of I-5 bridge collapse over Skagit River in Washington
Photo: Portion of I-5 bridge over Skagit River in Washington collapsed
Both the northbound and southbound lanes of Interstate 5 over the Skagit River have collapsed, and people and vehicles were in the water, the Washington State Patrol said.
The northern section of the bridge collapsed. This section of I-5 is between Burlington and Mount Vernon.
No other details were immediately available.
Photo number 2: click to enlarge
Updated with 3rd photo here.
Another update – bridge was listed as “structurally deficient.”