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October 23, 2013 at 7:41 AM

All Highway 99 lanes reopen in South Seattle after rollover crash

UPDATE 8:36 a.m | All lanes of Highway 99 at South Lander Street reopened by about 8:30 this morning after a rollover crash shut down the roadway two hours earlier. A Seattle Fire Department spokesman said two people were injured in the  crash and one was hospitalized. ORIGINAL POST Coming from the south? Expect major traffic slowdowns getting…


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October 22, 2013 at 8:56 PM

Motorcyclist, 24, killed in crash with SUV in Sodo

A 24-year-old motorcyclist was killed in a crash when he hit an SUV and was thrown from his bike  in Sodo Tuesday afternoon, according to a police report. The man was speeding and passing vehicles using the bicycle lane on southbound East Marginal Way South when he hit a green Isuzu Trooper SUV turning westbound onto…


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October 21, 2013 at 2:11 PM

Teen in crash with King County deputy dies

A 17-year-old involved in a collision with a deputy’s patrol car early Sunday in Kent has died of his injuries, according to the King County Sheriff’s Office. Sgt. Cindi West says the teen died Sunday at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. She says two other teens in his car were treated at a hospital and released….


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October 19, 2013 at 11:24 PM

Driver killed, pregnant woman hurt in passing attempt on Highway 2

The driver of a Mercedes sedan was killed, and a pregnant passenger hurt, in a head-on crash Saturday, as the driver tried to pass another vehicle on Highway 2. The crash happened just east of Index, on the way to Stevens Pass. The car was in a no-passing zone and traveling erratically just before the wreck, said…


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October 18, 2013 at 7:15 AM

Helicopter makes ‘hard landing’ in Skagit County

SEDRO-WOOLLEY (AP) — A Skagit County sheriff’s officer says a helicopter made a “hard landing” Thursday night in a field north of Sedro-Woolley, but the man and woman aboard suffered only bruises. KOMO-TV reports that sheriff’s officers and Skagit County firefighters responded. Sheriff’s Sgt. Annette Lindquist says the pilot and passenger refused medical attention.


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October 10, 2013 at 7:43 PM

Pedestrian killed when hit by train in Seattle

A man was killed when he was hit by an Amtrak train near the intersection of Fourth Avenue South and South Lander Street, near the King Street station in Seattle Thursday night, according to Seattle police. The line was shut down, and Seattle police, BNSF and Amtrak officials were investigating. The line is expected to…


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October 4, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Motorcyclist dies in Bellevue crash; other driver suspected of DUI

A 29-year-old motorcyclist was killed in Bellevue tonight when he was hit by a car whose driver is suspected of drunken driving, Bellevue police said. Bystanders attempted to resuscitate the motorcyclist at the scene before medics took him to Overlake Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, Bellevue police spokeswoman Carla Iafrate said. The crash happened around 6 p.m. at…


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September 26, 2013 at 11:31 AM

Biker going 130 mph wrecks on Interstate 205 in Portland

The Columbian, Vancouver, Wash.  A trooper’s radar clocked a motorcycle going 130 miles per hour before the cycle crashed just before 2 a.m. Thursday on Interstate 205 in southeast Portland. Oregon State Police said the motorcycle rider, 52-year-old Toby Olsen, was racing a 2004 Honda motorcycle northbound on I-205 and pulled up alongside a trooper at approximately…


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September 21, 2013 at 4:53 PM

Woman killed in crash near Snoqualmie Pass summit

An 82-year-old Olympia woman was killed Saturday afternoon in a rollover collision on Interstate 90 near the Snoqualmie Pass summit. The accident occurred at 12:34 p.m., just west of Milepost 52.  The State Patrol said the woman, Dorothy M. Johnson, was headed west on I-90 in a Toyota Corolla when she drove off the roadway on the righthand side. The…


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