Semi collides with Salnave overpass in wrong way crash - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Semi collides with Salnave overpass in wrong way crash

WEST SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - I-90 eastbound was partially blocked after a semi struck the Salnave overpass at 8 Tuesday night.

The Washington State Patrol says the semi was headed west when it left the roadway and crossed over the median into the eastbound lanes and into oncoming traffic.  

The oncoming traffic swerved to avoid the semi before it struck the pillars of the Salnave overpass totaling the vehicle.

The driver of the semi, 50-year-old Phillip Schilling of Prosser received minor injuries and was transported to Sacred Heart Medical Center.

WSP says it is unknown if drugs or alcohol were involved and that charges are pending.

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