Cause of I-5 rollover at Slater under investigation

A dirt debris trail followed a path perpendicular to the ramp and led to where the SUV ended up on its roof.

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Scene of rollover crash at the bottom of the I-5 southbound off-ramp to Slater Road (November 5, 2016). Photo: Discover Ferndale
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Shortly after 11am today, aid and law enforcement were dispatched to a report of a rollover crash on I-5.

The single vehicle rollover occurred at the bottom of the I-5 southbound off-ramp to Slater Road. A dirt debris trail followed a path perpendicular to the ramp and led to where the SUV ended up on its roof.

According to Washington State Patrol Trooper Mark Francis, the driver is at the hospital with non-life threatening head lacerations. The cause of the crash is under investigation and any charges are pending the investigation. Francis said the driver was obstructing investigating officers and it was determined the driver had warrants.

 

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