January 29, 2009

Beacon Hill car crash leaves man critically injured

A man was critically injured on Beacon Hill early this morning after a Seattle rollover accident and he was thrown from the vehicle.

According to Seattle police, the driver was heading south in the 4600 block of Beacon Avenue South at 1:13 a.m. when he veered into the northbound lane. As he was attempting to return to the southbound lane, he hit a landscaped median, flipping his car.

Police said that firefighters determined the man, who was thrown from the vehicle, suffered life-threatening injuries. He was taken to Harborview Medical Center. The crash is under investigation.

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January 28, 2009

SUV crash in King County leaves Covington man dead

According to the King County Sheriff’s office, a 48-year-old man from Covington was killed last week after his vehicle went off the road and crashed into a tree.

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The accident occurred in the 17800 block of Southeast Covington-Sawyer Road on Thursday evening, at about 11:10 p.m. The man was alone in his SUV, and was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.

According to deputies, he died a short time later.

Speed might have contributed to the deadly King County SUV accident. Deputies are investigating the crash.

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January 27, 2009

Truck accident on I- 5 involving tanker truck leaves driver dead

A tanker truck owned by Reinhard petroleum of Federal Way, Washington,and carrying 10,000 gallons of unleaded gasoline, crashed and burned on Interstate 5. The driver was killed. According to Seattle's Komo4 News, the driver, William Neil Adams, age 56, of Scappoose, Oregon, was driving the truck from Linton, OR to Salem when the truck went off the road, hit some ice, rolled and then caught fire.

According to reports, Adams had a long career in trucking, they he had only been with the company for about a year. He was the father of two teenage children. The family recently lost their home in a fire and was reportedly living with relatives.

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January 26, 2009

Seattle car accident injures 3; driver arrested for vehicular assault

According to the Seattle Times, three people were seriously injured in a Seattle car accident when a speeding BMW slammed into a Subaru that was stopped at a stoplight on Lake City Way Northeast at Northeast 95th Street. The driver and passengers in both cars were taken to area hospitals with life threatening injuries.

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The driver of the BMW was jailed on suspicion of Vehicular Assault. Vehicular Assault can be charged if a person is seriously injured when a motorist is driving recklessly, under the influence of alcohol or drugs, and/or driving without regard for the safety of other people.

According to the report, the driver of the BMW may have been under the influence of alcohol or drugs at the time of the accident.

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January 21, 2009

Sunnyside Car Wreck Leaves Two Teens Hospitalized

A 14-year-old driver crashed his car in Sunnyside on Tuesday morning, according to State Troopers. Both he and his 16-year-old passenger were taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.

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Both boys are from Sunnyside, but their names were not released. According to the news release from the Washington State Patrol, the 14-year-old was headed on East Edison Avenue about 8:45 a.m. in a 1992 BMW when he failed to yield for a stop sign. The car crossed State Route 241 and landed on its wheels in a canal on the north side of the road.

Although Troopers said they did not know whether the driver was wearing a seat belt, it appears that the passenger was. The news release indicated that intoxicants were not involved.

The cause of the Sunnyside car accident and any charges remained under investigation.

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January 14, 2009

Three-Car Car Accident in Kent

A three-vehicle car crash in Kent on Monday night on Pacific Highway left a 29-year-old Kent man injured. One man involved was chased on foot and subsequently arrested.

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Kent Police spokesman Paul Peterson said that the injured man remained in critical condition with undisclosed injuries, as of noon Tuesday, at Harborview.

Police arrested one of the drivers involved in the King County auto accident, a 24-year-old man, for investigation of vehicular assault. Peterson said that there is an indication that the 24-year-old man had been drinking alcohol.

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January 12, 2009

Speed Traps Catch 471 Pierce County Motorists

Tacoma Pierce County DUI Task Force is trying to make the roads safer for drivers. On January 3rd, they conducted an X-52 speeding patrol 3 focused on enforcing the speed limit on State Routes 512 and 7 and on Meridian and 176th Streets where there are a significant number of speed-related crashes.

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According to the Tacoma Daily Index, 36 officers, deputies and troopers stopped 558 motorists and issued 288 speeding tickets. An additional 183 citations for unsafe driving were issued including driving aggressively or while suspended or, in the case of teenagers, in violation of intermediate driver's license restrictions.

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