Because of a fatality this morning at a Port of Tacoma terminal, operations will be shut down until 8 a.m. Tuesday, March 26. The cause of death is currently under investigation.
The accident is the second work-related death on the tideflats this month.
Update at 11:45 a.m. Monday: The death this morning at a Port of Tacoma terminal does not appear to be the result of an industrial accident. According to the coroner, it is a probable cardiac-related death. The investigation is still ongoing.