Thursday, July 14, 2016
Lake Forest Park
LFP Police sent out a notice at 7:57pm that Bothell Way was closed and the power lines are down.
Remember that when the traffic signal is not functioning, the intersection becomes a 4-way stop.
Was anyone in the vicinity - if you have information please email us.
|Area affected by the power outage|
The power outage map shows 142 customers without power in the red areas. Crews have been dispatched and the estimated restoration time is 12:40am 7-15-2016. The one customer without power on Shore Drive may be the only one reporting. It is unknown if this outage is related to the others.
WSDOT update 8:24pm
SR 522 Both Directions - Update 8:23 PM : On SR 522 eastbound and westbound at NE 165th St (MP 5) there is an incident blocking all lanes. Medical Aid, Fire Assistance, and the State Patrol have arrived on the scene.
Bothell Way is still blocked at 170th. Roadway detours have been set-up at NE 165th and Ballinger Way (manned by State DOT). Seattle City Light crew on scene attempting to get the power lines up and running. Unknown ETA to re-open. Check WSDOT website in the morning before you head out to work.
|Bothell Way is empty - streets are still blocked|
Power is on at businesses but out in residential areas
12:30pm Reader Rochelle reports that she saw a utility pole leaning hard and taking the utility lines with it.
Earlier at about 5:30pm there was a traffic collision on 15th ave NE between Ballinger Way and Forest Park Drive NE that was blocking all lanes. Aid and fire responded but there have been no official reports.