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Tree falls on car on northbound SR 99 on-ramp in Seattle

A tree fell onto a car on the northbound SR 99 on-ramp Wednesday morning.
Credit: WSDOT
A tree fell on a vehicle on the northbound SR 99 on-ramp in Seattle on the morning of Wednesday, December 8, 2021.

SEATTLE — A tree fell and came to rest on top of a car on the northbound State Route 99 on-ramp from West Marginal Way in Seattle during the Wednesday morning commute.

The Washington State Department of Transportation first reported the incident around 7:40 a.m.

Emergency crews responded to the scene, and drives were told to expect delays in the area.

The tree was cleared, and the on-ramp was reopened just after 8 a.m.

No injures have been reported at this time.