Two-car crash briefly blocks intersection of 14th and Hilyard

A black Nissan SUV and a Mazda sedan crashed on the corner of 14th and Hilyard Street around 12:40 p.m. today. Neither driver was injured.

Firefighters and police responded to the accident. A fire truck blocked the intersection until 1 p.m., delaying traffic and some LTD buses. Police cars also blocked the intersection, cutting off traffic on Hilyard between 14th and 13th Avenue. Officers directed traffic, though it was backed up on 14th Avenue toward Alder.

Tow trucks started to clear the area around 1:10 p.m. The area is now clear.

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Noah McGraw

Noah McGraw

Noah is the 2016-17 Senior News Editor at the Emerald. His earliest journalistic influences were Tom Wolfe, Eric Schlosser and Batman. He loves '70s comics, '80s action movies and '90s music.