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File photo of cars driving through a tunnel. (credit: David McNew /Newsmakers)

Man Holding Breath In Oregon Tunnel Causes Crash

A 19-year-old man told investigators he caused a three-car crash when he fainted while holding his breath as he drove through a tunnel northwest of Portland, Oregon State Police said.

05/27/2014

Motorists travel the Alaskan Way VIADUCT during a morning commute in 2007 (Photo by Kevin P. Casey/Getty Images)

Study: Modest Tolling Would Still Clog Downtown Seattle

A state study suggests that even a modest toll would result in traffic diverting away from a tunnel on the Seattle waterfront onto city streets. But the state could meet the $200 million it is contributing to the $3.2 billion replacement project for the aging, earthquake-vulnerable viaduct. The tolls would also pay for maintenance.

CBS Seattle–09/19/2012

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Seattle Tunnel Dig Could Bring Rats To Surface

The big dig along the downtown waterfront intended for the traffic tunnel replacing the Alaskan Way Viaduct could also displace scores of rats and cockroaches.

CBS Seattle–09/13/2012