UW Alert Blog

September 12, 2022

UW Advisory Seattle

UPDATE at 2:11 p.m. Monday: The individual injured by a fallen tree branch near NE 45th Street and 19th Avenue NE has been transported to a nearby hospital and is in satisfactory condition. Traffic is now mostly open in both directions.

UPDATE at 12:58 p.m. Monday: Traffic is blocked in both directions on NE 45th Street between 17th Ave. NE and 21st Ave. NE while emergency responders address a large tree branch in the roadway that fell and injured an individual. The individual is being transported to a nearby hospital and emergency responders are working to clear the roadway. There is considered to be no ongoing safety threat to the campus community. Please avoid the area until more information is provided.

ORIGINAL POST: Traffic disruption at NE 45th St/19th Ave NE due to emergency response. No threat to campus. More info: alert.uw.edu
Sent 12:52pm Mon