Semi-truck rear-ends other semi-truck on I-5 north of Marysville

A two semi-truck accident occurred on the northbound Interstate 5 north of Marysville on Thursday night.

One of the truck drivers was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle for treatment of undisclosed injuries.

According to The Everett HeraldNet.com, the first semi-truck slowed down in heavy traffic when the second semi rear-ended the first truck.

Washington state vehicle code, RCW 46.61.145 Following Too Closely, states that the driver of the following vehicle shall not follow another vehicle more closely than is reasonable and prudent, with regard to the speed of the preceding vehicle and the traffic conditions of the highway.

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