Northwest NEWS

June 10, 2002

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WSDOT accepts responsibility for spill into drainage system

A Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) field crew allowed up to several hundred gallons of slurry (a mixture of mud, water, and ground concrete) to escape into Bothell's drainage system

Truck damages Bothell bridge

Engineers say Bothell's 102nd Avenue Bridge remains structurally sound. It was struck last Monday by construction equipment being towed by a dump truck heading west on Highway 522. According to police, it was the driver's first day on the job.