BENTON COUNTY, Wash.-- 200 to 300 cars are stranded on I-82 near Coffin Road according to Washington State Troopers.
Troopers report that several wrecks are blocking the roadway including a semi-truck that has jackknifed.
Troopers on scene are trying get cars to turn around and head towards the Tri-Cities.
Some cars have been stranded in the area since 2 p.m. Saturday evening.
Troopers are working to get people to safety, at this time there is no estimated time for when roads will be cleared.
One viewer tells action news buses may be sent to bring people to safety.