Stories tagged: Accident
Sun., June 19, 2016, 11:15 a.m.
Mt. Spokane High student dies in wreck, driver charged with homicide
A Spokane man has been charged with vehicular homicide in a two-car collision that killed a juvenile Saturday night and injured two others on U.S. 395 one mile north of …
Wed., June 15, 2016
100 years ago in Spokane: Californian convention attendees frown on Washington’s booze ban
From our archives, 100 years ago The Pacific Coast Advertising Men’s Association was holding its convention in Spokane, and some ad men from California showed exactly how they felt about …
Tue., May 24, 2016, 10:52 a.m.
Pierce County deputy hurt after crashing into four cows
Authorities say a Pierce County sheriff’s deputy has been hospitalized after his patrol vehicle struck four cows that had wandered into the middle of the road in Roy.
Thu., May 12, 2016, 2:12 p.m.
$400,000 payout for cyclist hit by Seattle councilwoman
A bicyclist who collided with former Seattle City Councilwoman Sally Clark as she drove to a speaking engagement is being paid $400,000 under the terms of a settlement.
Mon., April 18, 2016, 10:36 a.m.
3 injured in fall from Coeur d’Alene building were sitting on edge
Three people injured after falling from a downtown Coeur d’Alene rooftop Saturday night had been sitting on the edge of the building with their feet hanging over the sidewalk below. …
Sun., April 17, 2016, 2:29 p.m.
3 injured in fall from downtown Coeur d’Alene building
Three people were injured Saturday night when they fell from a rooftop in downtown Coeur d’Alene. Two women and a man were taken to Kootenai Health after they fell about …
Thu., April 14, 2016, 9:27 a.m.
Four children struck by pickup truck at school bus stop
King County officials say four children have been struck by a pickup truck at a school bus stop in Maple Valley.
Tue., April 5, 2016, 9:01 a.m.
Roof collapse at Pakistan religious school kills 5 students
A Pakistani official says a roof that was under construction at a religious school collapsed, killing five students.
Sat., April 2, 2016, 8:05 p.m.
Three-car accident sends four to hospital
Four people are in the hospital after a three car crash, Saturday.
Thu., March 31, 2016, 7:09 p.m.
Ride the Ducks vehicle collides with car in Seattle
A Ride the Ducks vehicle and a car crashed in Seattle’s Lower Queen Anne, the first reported collision involving one of the amphibious vehicles since September’s deadly collision on the …
Mon., March 14, 2016, 8:55 a.m.
Cyclist on B.C. to Panama ride injured in crash in Forks
The Washington State Patrol says a London cyclist was injured when he was struck by an SUV south of Forks on the Olympic Peninsula.
Fri., March 11, 2016, 10:01 a.m.
3 dead in crash on Mountain Loop Highway near Granite Falls
Emergency officials say 3 people have died in a crash on the Mountain Loop Highway near Granite Falls.
Fri., March 11, 2016, 8:09 a.m.
Early morning head-on collision in Spokane Valley sends one to hospital
A passenger car traveling south on Argonne Road collided with a semi-truck early Friday morning, sending one person to the hospital.
Mon., March 7, 2016, 10:31 a.m.
Dogs maul woman, 92, causing life-threatening injures
Police say a 92-year-old Washington woman is being treated for life-threatening injuries after she was mauled by dogs.
Fri., March 4, 2016, 10:31 a.m.
Death toll in Mexico scaffolding collapse rises to 4
Mexican authorities said Friday that four workers died when scaffolding collapsed at a cathedral under construction in the southern city of Tuxtepec.
Thu., March 3, 2016, 7:03 a.m.
Many factors contribute to U.S. 195 crashes, study shows
After the driving deaths of two Washington State University students this past November, some have debated whether the main roads in Whitman County or the drivers on them are more …
Wed., March 2, 2016, 8:17 a.m.
Man holding gun accidentally kills himself while taking photo
A 43-year-old Concrete man died Sunday after accidentally shooting himself in the face with what he thought was an unloaded gun.
Mon., Feb. 29, 2016, 9:49 a.m.
Google self-driving car strikes public bus in California
An accident report filed with California’s Department of Motor Vehicles says a self-driving car being tested by Google collided with a public bus on Valentine’s Day.
Tue., Feb. 23, 2016, 1:54 p.m.
1 dead, 3 missing after UK power plant collapse
An unused power station in southern England partially collapsed Tuesday, killing one person and injuring five others, British emergency services said.
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 10:45 a.m.
Idaho dairy worker’s body recovered from waste pond
Police say a farm employee’s body has been recovered from an Idaho dairy waste pond about 10 hours after he went missing.
Fri., Feb. 5, 2016, 8:43 a.m.
2 killed in crashes near Snoqualmie Pass, WSP says
The Washington State Patrol says two people have been killed in separate crashes involving up to 10 vehicles on Interstate 90 near Snoqualmie Pass.
Thu., Nov. 26, 2015, 1:58 p.m.
WSP identifies injured pedestrian
The Washington State Patrol has identified a man that was hit at Trent Avenue and Pines Road Tuesday evening.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 22, 2015, 9:13 p.m.
Woman alleges Sacred Heart improperly released information to police
A woman is suing Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center for releasing confidential medical information to the Spokane Police Department.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 12, 2015, 10:40 p.m.
Spokane Transit Authority settles accident claim for $1.5 million
A woman who was severely injured when her husband rear-ended a Spokane Transit Authority bus in 2011 recently settled with the transit agency for $1.5 million.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 29, 2015, 1:02 p.m.
Cyclist hospitalized after being hit by car Monday
A cyclist was hospitalized Monday night after being struck by a car three miles northwest of Spokane
Fri., June 26, 2015, 10:21 a.m.
Truck clipped by train spills salt
A truck carrying magnesium chloride was clipped by an empty Union Pacific train this morning.
Wed., April 15, 2015
Dog rescued from wrecked van, needs new home
The Chihuahua huddled in the mangled wreckage of his owner’s van for two days, unheard and unseen. Until Monday. That’s when a Kootenai County sheriff’s deputy found the small dog, …
Tue., April 14, 2015, 6:51 p.m.
Two days after crash, deceased driver’s dog found alive in wreckage
The small Chihuahua huddled in the mangled van of his owner for two days, unheard and unseen. Until Monday. That’s when a Kootenai County Sheriff’s deputy found the dog in …
Sun., April 5, 2015
Driver gets short sentence for killing Spokane Valley woman in drug-fueled crash
Brett Birge was in the middle of a raging drug blackout the day he got into at least four car accidents two summers ago as he sped recklessly through Spokane …
Fri., May 2, 2014
Six die in Eastern Washington car crashes
Six people died Thursday in several Eastern Washington car crashes. Gabriel L. Johnson, 20, of Spokane Valley, was driving a 2003 Buick Century east on Interstate 90 just east of …