WSDOT warns drivers to watch out for elk on I-90 near Vantage

WSDOT posts tweet of elk

VANTAGE, Wash. The Washington State Department of Transportation had a stark warning for drivers on I-90 near Vantage on Tuesday: watch out for elk.

At 4:20 p.m., WSDOT East shared a stunning photo on Twitter of hundreds of elk along the highway:

“Careful! The elk have been out sunning today on I-90 near Vantage. Please be extra aware during your evening commute. Our flashing warning signs are ON. Crews estimate there are between 200 to 300 head,” the tweet said.