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January 6, 2014 at 7:50 AM

Fatal crash on Highway 2 near Snohomish

Corrected version: SNOHOMISH  (AP) — The driver of a car has been killed in a collision with a pickup on Highway 2 near Snohomish. The Washington State Patrol says the pickup crossed the center line and hit the car head-on about 5 a.m. Monday near the intersection with Highway 9. The driver of the car died at the…


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December 17, 2013 at 6:53 AM

Tuesday Memo: How green is CEO’s Valley … Teens die in crash … Amanda Knox emails it in

Some retirement package: Valley Medical Center CEO Rich Roodman’s contract runs out at the end of the month — the contract that makes him the state’s highest-paid public hospital chief. But even if the hospital’s board doesn’t keep him on, he’ll walk away with a lot of money. Two teen girls are…


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December 17, 2013 at 5:37 AM

2 teens dead in high speed crash near Port Orchard

Two teenage girls are dead after what appears to be a high-speed crash near Port Orchard last night. Authorities say that a Toyota Camry was heading north on Baby Doll Road Southeast just after 9:30 p.m when it went off the road. The 18-year-old Camry driver apparently tried to brake when she came upon an SUV in front of her, but,…


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November 5, 2013 at 9:32 AM

Washington man killed riding moped on Maui

HONOLULU (AP) — Maui police say the victim in a fatal weekend moped crash was a 36-year-old Washington state man. The Honolulu Star Advertiser reports Rama Fire died in the crash Saturday night. Fire lived in Seattle, but the San Juan Islander reported that he grew up on San Juan Island. Police say Fire was driving on Kokomo Road…


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October 31, 2013 at 7:32 AM

Teen driver speeding to ‘get air’ in crash that killed two

SPOKANE VALLEY (AP) — Investigators in eastern Washington believe a 16-year-old new driver was speeding to “get air” on a section of road that teens use as jump when he crashed earlier this month, killing two 15-year-old girls in his car. Court documents show the boy had received his license the day before the Oct. 5…


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October 7, 2013 at 10:21 PM

UPDATE: Patrol investigating fatal Port Angeles accident as vehicular homicide, DUI

UPDATE: 10:39 p.m. | The accident that killed a woman crossing Highway 101 in Port Angeles is being investigated as a possible vehicular homicide, and troopers have arrested the woman driving the vehicle on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, State Patrol spokesman Russ Winger tweeted. ORIGINAL POST | A woman…


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September 26, 2013 at 4:00 PM

UPDATE: 52-year-old killed in motor scooter crash on Alaskan Way Viaduct

UPDATE: 8:30 p.m. | Seattle police say the man killed in today’s crash on the Alaskan Way Viaduct was driving a motor scooter, not a motorcycle, as previously reported, when he hit the guard rail around 3 p.m. The man, who died at the scene, was 52 years old, the updated police report said. UPDATE: 7:28 p.m….


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September 13, 2013 at 7:30 AM

WSP suspects meth in Bellevue crash that killed Federal Way man

UPDATE: 9:30 a.m. | The 22-year-old man who died on Interstate 405 in Bellevue last night after his car caught on fire during a high-speed crash has been identified as Ian Riley Beckford. Seattle attorney Eric Makus identified the Federal Way man; Makus said he is representing the Beckford family. Beckford was driving home after spending the day…


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