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Sticky Situation: Crash In Federal Way Spills Glue

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File photo of cars on a highway. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

File photo of cars on a highway (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

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FEDERAL WAY, Wash. (AP) — Transportation Department workers were spray-washing Interstate 5 lanes early Thursday at Federal Way hours after a truck spilled a glue resin in an injury crash.

The Washington State Patrol says the semi-truck hit a disabled minivan about 7 p.m. Wednesday near the Highway 18 interchange. The 55-year-old woman driving the minivan was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle in serious condition.

The 61-year-old truck driver was not hurt.

The truck spilled about 20,000 gallons of resin that closed northbound lanes into the morning rush hour as workers removed the sticky mess.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press.

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