Man dies, teen critical after wrong-way I-5 crash

17-year-old girl injured

KOIN 6 News Staff - PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) --- A man died and a teen is in critical condition after a crash on I-5 near Salmon Creek, Washington on Monday night.

According to the Washington State Patrol, the crash was caused by a wrong-way driver in the northbound lanes.

Officials said the the wrong-way driver caused the crash and is the man who died. It's unclear which car the teen, a 17-year-old girl, was in.

All lanes of the I-5 were blocked but reopened around midnight.

KOIN 6 News will have more information when it becomes available.

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