WA bridge collapses, cars plunge into river - Tucson News Now

WA bridge collapses, cars plunge into river

(Source: King 5 News) (Source: King 5 News)
(Source: King 5 News) (Source: King 5 News)
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now/AP) -

A portion of a bridge in Washington has collapsed, sending vehicles and people into the river below on Thursday night.

According to Washington State Patrol, the four-lane Interstate-5 bridge over the Skagit River at Mount Vernon collapsed around 7 p.m.

It was undetermined how many people are in the water or if there are any injuries or deaths.

The cause of the collapse was unknown.

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