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December 14, 2011 at 10:43 PM

Passenger in UPS truck critically injured in accident

A passenger in a UPS truck was critically injured Wednesday night when the truck went over an embankment in Federal Way, according to Federal Way police spokeswoman Cathy Schrock.

The driver of the vehicle had only minor injuries from the 7:45 p.m. accident, Schrock wrote in an email. Both the passenger and the driver were taken to Harborview Medical Center.

Schock described the passenger’s injuries as “possibly life threatening.” Traffic in the area of the accident, the 36600 block of First Avenue South, will be interrupted for about three hours, Schrock said.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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