Westbound US 2 in Everett reopens after vehicle fire

Both lanes were blocked for less than an hour before one lane reopened shortly before 5 p.m. Both lanes were open by 5:30 p.m. EVERETT, Wash. — Westbound Highway 2 just east of Interstate 5 in Everett has reopened after a vehicle fire, according to Washington State Department of Transportation. The fire was reported around [...]

Hood Canal Bridge reopens after semitruck accident shuts it down for hours

A semitruck crashed into a barrier at 3:12 p.m. on Friday. The bridge was fully closed for over four hours. POULSBO, Wash. — The Hood Canal Bridge in north Kitsap County has reopened after an hours-long closure caused by a semitruck crash. According to the Washington Department of Transportation (WSDOT) Tacoma, a semitruck crashed into a barrier [...]

Pedestrian dies after being struck by car in downtown Boise

A man was taken to the hospital on Jan. 23, but later died from his injuries three days later. BOISE, Idaho — Boise Police are currently investigating a death that occurred between a pedestrian and the driver of a car in downtown Boise on Jan. 23. Boise Police said in a news release that a [...]

Two-car crash blocks 28th Ave. and Sylvester St. in Pasco

PASCO, Wash. -- A two-car crash is blocking the intersection of 28th Ave and Sylvester St. in Pasco, according to Ben Shearer, with the Pasco Fire Department. According to a tweet from the Pasco Fire Department, crews are currently using extraction equipment to get into one of the cars and are asking drivers to avoid the area. Kennewick [...]

2 dead after car runs red light, crashes, erupts in flames in Tacoma

TACOMA, Wash. — Two people have been killed in a fiery crash in Tacoma and two others were hurt. The Tacoma Police Department first tweeted about the fatal crash shortly before 5 a.m. Wednesday. Two cars were involved. Police believe the two people who were killed, along with a teenager who was hurt, were all [...]

Who Is Liable in an Uber or Lyft Accident?

Liability in Uber and Lyft accident claims can be a complex issue. When the employee driver of a commercial driving company gets into an accident, that company is legally responsible for that driver’s actions. However, an Uber driver is not considered an employee, but an independent contractor. Therefore, liability is not always so clear cut. [...]

After Car Accident Symptoms: 6 Signs of Injury You Shouldn’t Ignore

After a car accident, damages to your vehicle are usually pretty obvious. The same cannot be said, however, about injuries to your body. While lacerations, fractures, and other physical injuries usually present with clear symptoms, other after car accident symptoms may not show up until long after the crash. Even though you may walk away from [...]