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May 23, 2013 at 5:51 AM

King County deputy injured in motorcycle crash dies

TACOMA (AP) — The King County sheriff’s office says a deputy injured in an off-duty motorcycle crash on Monday night has died. Deputy Martin Duran, 47,  died Wednesday night at Tacoma General Hospital, said Sheriff’s Sgt. Cindi West. The News Tribune says Pierce County sheriff’s officers continue to investigate the crash near Frederickson. West says Duran served…


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September 4, 2012 at 9:49 PM

Motorcyclist dies in crash on I-5 ramp in Seattle

A motorcyclist is dead and his passenger injured after a Monday night crash that ejected them onto a Interstate 5 on-ramp in Seattle, according to Washington State Patrol. As Clinton Siegmann, 23, of  Fife drove a 2005 Yamaha YZF-R1T onto the southbound I-5 on-ramp from Mercer Street, he lost control at about 11:19 p.m and crashed….


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August 22, 2012 at 9:07 PM

Bremerton man dies in Oregon motorcycle accident

A 35-year-old Bremerton man died in a motorcycle accident in Eastern Oregon Wednesday morning, according to Oregon State Police. Michael James Bartlett was riding a BMW motorcycle east along a remote section of Highway 26 south of Unity with a group of other motorcyclists when he lost control on a curve, according to the police release….


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August 15, 2012 at 11:37 AM

Seattle man dies in Montana motorcycle crash

The Associated Press HELENA, Mont. – A 62-year-old Seattle man was killed when his motorcycle struck a car that was making a left-hand turn off U.S. Highway 89 in southern Montana, north of Yellowstone National Park. The Montana Highway Patrol says the victim’s motorcycle and a car were southbound at about 11 a.m. Tuesday when the car…


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June 25, 2012 at 6:10 PM

Former Tukwila city councilman killed in motorcycle accident

This is the motorcycle David Fenton was riding when he was killed. (Courtney Riffkin / The Seattle Times) The motorcyclist who witnesses said was racing a car when he was killed  in West Seattle on Sunday has been identified as David Fenton, 67,  by the King County Medical Examiner’s Office. Fenton is a former…


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June 24, 2012 at 8:26 PM

Motorcyclist dies after racing in West Seattle

Photo by Courtney Blethen Riffkin / The Seattle Times The driver of a motorcycle died instantly on Sunday while racing a car in West Seattle. At about 2 p.m. witnesses say the motorcycle and a car were racing northbound on West Marginal Way Southwest, according to Seattle police. It was unclear whether the motorcycle…


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