FEDERAL WAY, Wash. - Southbound lanes of I-5 near Federal Way reopened overnight after a deadly crash involving a motorcyclist.
The crash happened after 7 p.m. Sunday on I-5 near 288th Street.
According to the Washington State Patrol, troopers tried to stop a motorcyclist who was riding "recklessly."
Troopers said the motorcyclist was speeding on the right shoulder lane, crashed into a tow truck and was ejected. Another vehicle hit the motorcyclist and the rider died at the scene.
Transportation officials said the scene was cleared after midnight.
The investigation remains ongoing.
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