Portland crash clogs Interstate 5 south



A crash on Interstate 5 south in Portland backed up the morning commute well into Clark County on Thursday morning.

The crash was reported in the left lane of I-5 just north of the Fremont Bridge in Portland around 7 a.m. By 8:30 a.m. southbound traffic was stop and go past 78th Street in Hazel Dell, according to WSDOT traffic data.

Trooper Ryan Tanner, spokesman for Washington State Patrol, said he wasn’t aware of any crashes or incidents on I-5 south in Clark County.

This story will be updated.