Traffic was backed up for over a mile within 15 minutes of the first crash.
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An affidavit from a WSP trooper provided details of the crash and investigation.
A 73-year-old Blaine man was declared dead at the scene.
The driver had prior felony convictions for fleeing law enforcement.
The driver was transported to the hospital prior to being booked into jail on suspicion of multiple charges.
2 WSP troopers and 2 WDFW officers responded to the report of the injured animal.
Northwest Drive is expected to be closed for an hour or more while the investigation is conducted.
The owner was told a deputy had used a PIT maneuver to stop the Chevelle.
The Ford hatchback may have been unaware of the crash as they continued driving south on I-5.