2-vehicle wreck backing up traffic on I-5 in Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. – Traffic is backed up this afternoon after two vehicles were involved in a crash in the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 between the Morrison and Burnside bridges, according to Portland police.

The accident happened at about 12:40 p.m.

Police say there are some injuries and tow trucks have been called.

Drivers are asked to use alternate routes such as I-405 or I-205.