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WA bridge collapses, sending people and cars into water

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From a CBS affiliate in Seattle:

SKAGIT COUNTY, Wash. – Both north and southbound lanes of Interstate 5 Skagit River Bridge collapsed Thursday evening, said officials with the Washington State Patrol.

The collapse happened between south of Burlington and north of Mount Vernon.

According to the State Patrol, people and vehicles are in the water. 

Drivers are being advised to stay away from the area. 

No report yet of possible injuries.