Crash seriously injures 2, blocks River Road at Pioneer

A two-vehicle crash sent two people to the hospital in serious condition and blocked River Road Tuesday night in Tacoma.

Tacoma Fire reported the crash between a car and a truck at Pioneer Way East and River Road East (state Route 167) about 9 p.m. via twitter, and said River Road was blocked in both directions.

They said about 9:20 p.m. that the road was reopening, and that the pair taken to the hospital was in serious condition.

Further details about the crash were not immediately available.