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April 30, 2014 at 11:58 AM

Canadian coroner: 2 shot dead at BC mill

JEREMY HAINSWORT Associated Press VANCOUVER, B.C. — The British Columbia Coroners Service has confirmed two people shot at a lumber mill have died. The victims were among four people shot at a Western Forest Products sawmill in Nanaimo, on Vancouver Island, where a suspect was also arrested. Police have released few details about the shooting, the victims, the suspect…


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March 18, 2014 at 7:55 AM

2 die in news helicopter crash at KOMO-TV

Firefighters stand next to the site where a KOMO TV helicopter fell to the ground during take-off this morning (Photo by Brian Rosenthal / The Seattle Times) UPDATE: All further updates on the crash can be found here. PREVIOUS POST:  At least two people died this morning when a KOMO-TV helicopter crashed on the street…


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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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October 30, 2013 at 11:42 AM

Husband, ill wife killed in Lakewood apartment fire

LAKEWOOD, Pierce County (AP) — Neighbors say the older couple killed in an apartment fire in Washington were a woman who was ill and her husband, who originally escaped the flames but went back in to save her. The blaze happened about 1 a.m. Wednesday in Lakewood. Neighbors say the woman had been sick and was unable…


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September 13, 2013 at 10:11 AM

Guilty plea in Tacoma crash that killed 2

The Associated Press TACOMA — The driver of a car that crashed while fleeing a Tacoma convenience store with stolen beer pleaded guilty Thursday to vehicular homicide for the wreck that killed two friends. Nineteen-year-old Raymond Joseph Lewis was sentenced to three years in prison at an emotional hearing with nearly 100 people in the Pierce County…


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