Cyclists Urged to Install Lights and Reflectors on Bikes after Teen was Hit by Car

Photo courtesy of the Kennewick Police Department Cyclists Need to Light their Way All cyclists are being urged to install reflectors and lights on their bikes after a teen was hit by a car while riding his bike Sunday night in Kennewick. Police officers were on the scene after receiving calls about the [...]


1 Killed, 2 Injured in Hwy 18 Crash in Maple Valley

 Another Fatal Crossover Crash Photo courtesy of Kiro News A fatal two-vehicle crash took the life of one man and seriously injured two others in a late-night collision in Maple Valley. First responders and the Washington State Patrol were on the scene just before midnight on Wednesday after receiving reports of a serious [...]


3 Injured in Crash as Suspected DUI Driver Heads Wrong-Way Up HWY 99

Early Morning Driver Suspected of DUI A suspected DUI driver drove head-on into another car early Tuesday morning. It happened near the intersection of 148th Street SW on State Route 99 in Lynnwood. The suspected DUI driver, a 45-year-old Auburn woman, was heading north in the southbound lanes in a Hyundai Sonata before smashing head-on [...]


Highway 3 Reopens in Kitsap County after Deadly Crash

Crossing the Line An elderly Port Angeles man was killed in a deadly crash Tuesday morning after his van crossed the center line and hit a semi-truck. The fatal wreck closed all lanes of State Route 3, at Lofall Road, just north of Poulsbo, for several hours. After hitting the truck, the van then went [...]


Street Racing Suspects Arrested in Yakima

    Midnight Madness for Yakima Street Racers A group of eleven racing-style sport cars assembled on a Friday night in Yakima for a street racing show-down on who could be the fastest. The lethal lanes chosen for the high-speed madness was State Route 12. It was just before midnight when they drove by an unmarked [...]


Deadly Crashes Involving DUI Drivers Continue to Climb in Washington

Killer Crashes are NO Accident Early Sunday morning, a wrong-way driver in an SUV crashed head-on into a station wagon, killing a 25-year-old Issaquah man. The 20-year-old young man had been driving west in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 90. The Washington State Patrol believes that alcohol was a factor in this fatal collision. DUI [...]


Every 15-Minutes Someone Dies in Alcohol Related Crashes

Eye-Opening Wake-Up Call Some high school seniors took part in a Every 15-Minutes community awareness program in their Kennewick high schools this week. It's a program designed to visually communicate the severity of drinking and driving and alcohol related crashes as well as the impact it has on the community around them. Killer Object Lesson During [...]


Three Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash in Lakewood

Fatal Follies in Hit-and-Run Crash Photo credit: Washington State Patrol Three people were killed in a hit-and-run crash on southbound Interstate 5 in Lakewood early Thursday morning. Washington State Patrol reports say it all began when an driver attempted to pass a semi-truck in the slow lane. The driver went on to cross [...]


Truck Flips Over, Causes Car Accident in Lakewood

Photo courtesy of the Lakewood Police Department Ford Truck Accident A truck ran a red light, was hit by a car, then flipped and landed on a second car.  What a day for this reckless driver and the drivers he impacted! Lakewood police say that no serious injuries occurred in the crash that [...]


Fatal Car Crash with Snowplow near Aberdeen

Photo courtesy of the Washington State Patrol 2 Dead in Early Morning Collision There’s been another fatal snowplow accident this winter—this time in Montesano, near Aberdeen. According to the Washington State Patrol, a snowplow, driven by a 50-year-old local man, was heading west on State Route 12, just outside of Montesano, early Sunday [...]