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September 10, 2014 at 12:05 PM

Spokane bicycle rider hit by truck and shot

SPOKANE (AP) — A pickup driver who collided with a bicycle rider in Spokane is accused of shooting him in the arm. Witnesses said Gary J. Courtney argued with the bicycle rider after the Saturday night accident and pulled out a pistol and shot him as he pedaled away. Court records filed Tuesday say witnesses helped identify…


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July 26, 2014 at 8:50 AM

Boy struck by pickup in Kent has died

A toddler who was struck by a pickup in Kent on Friday night has died from his injuries, police and hospital officials said. The 2-year-old was running across an apartment complex toward his father when the 56-year-old driver was heading out on his way to work, police said, describing it as a “tragic accident.” The driver wasn’t…


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June 17, 2014 at 5:51 AM

Man shot by troopers in Seattle dies at hospital

The Associated Press A man shot by Washington State Patrol troopers on Interstate 5 in Seattle has died at a hospital. A nursing supervisor at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle says the man died Monday night shortly after his arrival. He has not been identified. The southbound lanes of the freeway reopened about midnight after a five-hour closure…


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June 2, 2014 at 6:20 AM

2 teens killed in crash near Shelton

SHELTON (AP) — Two teens were killed when a pickup truck carrying as many as seven people ran off a Forest Service road and hit a tree Sunday near Shelton. The Mason County sheriff’s office says five people were in the bed of the truck, and it appears alcohol and marijuana were involved. The coroner’s office identifies…


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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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September 24, 2013 at 5:52 AM

Marine fatally shoots man breaking into his car in Maple Valley.

A man in Maple Valley killed a suspected vehicle prowler during a shootout early this morning. King County sheriff’s investigators were called to the 21800 block of Southeast 236th Place and found a man in his 20s dead, said Deputy Charlie Akers. The vehicle owner had taken a dog out for a walk and found the…


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August 10, 2013 at 12:28 PM

Mom crashes pickup into her own house; 2 children hurt

Two children were injured in a Skyway home on Saturday morning when their mother accidentally crashed a pickup into the house, according to the King County Sheriff’s Office. The 48-year-old woman was backing out of her driveway in the 10800 block of Garden Place about 8 a.m. when she struck something, according to Sheriff’s Office spokesman Sgt….


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May 31, 2013 at 8:27 AM

Fatal crash in Puyallup last night

A Puyallup man died late Thursday evening after crashing into the back of a semi-truck hauling 11,300 gallons of gasoline, according to the Washington State Patrol. The accident occurred just before 11 p.m. on westbound State Route 512 near 94 Avenue East. Trooper Guy Gill said investigators believe the pickup driver was going well over the posted…


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December 27, 2012 at 10:09 AM

Body found in Snohomish County linked to Kent shooting

The body of a man found near this pickup in Snohomish County today is believed to be the person who shot and wounded his ex-wife in Kent this morning, according to police. (Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office photo) UPDATE: 10:25 a.m. | The body of a man found near a pickup in Snohomish County this morning is believed to…


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