1 critically injured in I-405 crash



KIRKLAND, Wash. - A passenger was critically injured Sunday in a collision that blocked all lanes on northbound Interstate 405 Kirkland for hours, troopers said.

The crash happened before noon on the northbound lanes of I-405 at Northeast 116th, just north of the 520 bridge.

Troopers said the driver of a pickup truck was traveling at a high speed when he struck a Honda and rolled over.

A passenger in the truck was ejected from the vehicle. She was taken to Harborview Medical Center and is in critical condition. The driver has serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the Honda was taken to Overlake Hospital and his condition is unknown.

According to troopers, the crash is being investigated as a vehicular assault.