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February 25, 2014 at 9:29 AM

Trooper’s car hit on I-5 near Burlington

The Associated Press

BURLINGTON — The Washington State Patrol says a patrol car was hit after the trooper stopped Tuesday morning to investigate multiple crashes on an icy stretch of Interstate 5 north of Burlington.

Trooper Mark Francis says the trooper was taken to a hospital to be checked out for soreness.

Francis says the interstate was covered with a sheet of ice that caused four crashes at once near Bow Hill.

Comments | More in The Blotter, Traffic & Transit | Topics: accident, Washington State Patrol


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