A head-on collision near Auburn this afternoon has sent three people, including a 4-year-old girl, to the hospital with critical injuries.
Around 1:30 p.m. two vehicles, a Ford Explorer and a minivan, collided in the 37200 block of Military Road South, in unincorporated King County, said King County sheriff’s spokeswoman Cindi West. The 4-year-old girl in the SUV and both people inside the minivan were taken to Harborview Medical Center for life-threatening injuries. The man driving the Ford Explorer was not hurt, West said.
Sheriff’s investigators are on scene now trying to determine a cause of the crash, West said.
A section of Military Road South is closed while the case is investigated.