Semi crashes into building, catches fire near Oak Harbor

(North Whidbey Fire and Rescue)

A portion of State Route 20 on Whidbey Island was fully blocked after a semi-truck overturned, crashed into a building and caught on fire, troopers said. 

The crash happened after 9 a.m. on Power Road, between Oak Harbor and Coupeville

Washington State Patrol Trooper Jacob Kennett said it’s not known if the semi or the building were occupied during the time of the crash. 

No injuries were reported. 

The roadway is expected to be closed for an extended period, according to troopers.

A detour was in place around the incident at Zylstra Road and Arnold Road.