TACOMA – Late night and early morning drivers could encounter triple-lane closures on southbound Interstate 5 in Tacoma. Drivers are encouraged to allow extra time to reach their destinations.
- From 12:01 a.m. to 4 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 22, crews will close up to three lanes of southbound I-5 between M Street and Portland Avenue. One southbound lane will remain open.
In addition to previously announced ramp closures, crews plan the below additional closures that begin the evening of Monday, Sept. 21.
10 p.m. Monday, Sept. 21, to 6 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 22
- Southbound Interstate 705 on-ramps to southbound and northbound I-5
- Pacific Avenue on-ramp to southbound I-5
- Southbound I-5 exits to State Route 16/South 38th Street.
Signed detours will be provided.
Help for drivers
The Washington State Department of Transportation has a number of online tools that includes traffic cameras and conditions. Drivers can get information from their phones via the WSDOT mobile app. Additional information is available from WSDOT email alerts and Twitter.