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File photo of the bridge collapse over the Skagit River. (credit: Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Survivor Of I-5 Bridge Collapse Can’t Swim

A woman who survived the Skagit River bridge collapse doesn’t know how to swim.

CBS Seattle–05/28/2013

The bridge collapse at the Interstate 5 corridor over the Skagit River. (credit: Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Feds Look For Temporary Fix After I-5 Bridge Collapse

Federal officials were searching the country for a possible temporary replacement for a bridge that collapsed along the crucial Interstate 5 corridor, but Washington Gov. Jay Inslee cautioned Friday that major disruptions will last for weeks, if not months.

05/24/2013

Governor Jay Inslee addresses the media at the scene of a bridge collapse into the Skagit River on Interstate 5 (Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Gov. Inslee: $15M To Repair Bridge

Gov. Jay Inslee says it will cost $15 million to repair the Skagit River bridge. The federal government has already promised the state $1 million in emergency dollars to fix the Interstate 5 bridge.

CBS Seattle–05/24/2013

I-5 Bridge Collapsed (Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

I-5 Bridge Collapse: Trucking Company Says It Has Permits To Cross Span

A truck hauling a too-tall load of drilling equipment hit an overhead bridge girder on the major interstate between Seattle and Canada, sending a section of the span and two vehicles into the Skagit River. All three occupants suffered only minor injuries.

CBS Seattle–05/24/2013

(Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Oversize Load Truck Blamed For Bridge Collapse

A truck carrying an oversize load struck a bridge on the major thoroughfare between Seattle and Canada, sending a section of the span and two vehicles into the Skagit River below, though all three occupants suffered only minor injuries.

CBS Seattle–05/24/2013

The bridge collapse on Interstate 5 over the Skagit River. (credit: Gina Cole/Skagit Valley Herald)

Bridge That Collapsed Listed As ‘Functionally Obsolete’

An Interstate 5 bridge over a river collapsed north of Seattle Thursday evening, dumping two vehicles into the water and sparking a rescue effort by boats and divers as three injured people were pulled from the chilly waterway.

05/24/2013

(Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

I-5 Bridge Collapses In Mt. Vernon; People, Cars Fall In Skagit River

The Washington State Patrol says the Interstate 5 bridge over the Skagit River at Mount Vernon has collapsed, dumping vehicles and people into the water.

CBS Seattle–05/23/2013

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Best WA Whitewater Rafting Adventures

With lots of mountain snowpack, rivers that both flow lazily and roar with whitewater, Washington state has the water, nature and fun to take you on your next rafting adventure!

08/15/2012

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