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12 Car Pileup Between Yakima and Ellensburg

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YAKIMA, Wash. -- A 12-car pile-up on Interstate 82 had drivers detoured onto State Route 821 Friday evening.  State troopers report it happened between Ellensburg and Yakima near the Yakima Firing Center.  There were a number of minor injuries. 

The interstate was closed in both directions from Thrall Road to the Selah Interchange for a period of time.  Investigators say ice is to blame.  A number of tow trucks were dispatched to get the cars off the roadway.

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