Stories tagged: Fatality
Sun., Jan. 21, 2018, 7:24 p.m.
1 dead, 1 critical after paddleboat capsizes in Puget Sound
The Coast Guard says one man has died and another woman is in critical condition after their paddleboat capsized in Puget Sound just south of Seattle.
Mon., Jan. 1, 2018, 10:27 a.m.
Teen near Portland dies of gunshot wound
Police in the Portland suburb of Sherwood say a teen boy has died of a gunshot wound and investigators believe he may have been playing a game of Russian roulette.
Sat., Dec. 23, 2017
Lewiston man killed in U.S. 195 crash
A 20-year-old man is dead following a two-vehicle collision Friday afternoon on U.S. Highway 195, two miles south of Pullman.
Thu., Dec. 14, 2017, 10:29 p.m.
Firefighter fatality reported at huge California wildfire
A firefighter died Thursday while working a colossal wildfire burning in coastal mountains northwest of Los Angeles that has become the fourth largest in California history.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 3, 2017, 10:13 a.m.
Car plows into crowd in New York, killing one and injuring several, police say
New York police are looking for a driver who fled after striking several people, killing one and seriously injuring another, on Sunday morning.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 9:55 p.m.
Man admits hitting woman in north Spokane hit-and-run fatality, police say
Bobby Bowerman initially denied he struck a pedestrian while driving his truck Saturday in north Spokane, according to police. But after being confronted with inconsistencies in his story, police said, …
Mon., Nov. 13, 2017, 8:52 a.m.
Salem woman, 19, struck and killed on freeway
Authorities say a 19-year-old woman sought by police was struck and killed when she tried to cross Interstate 5 in Salem.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 7:09 p.m.
Amtrak train strikes car near Kelso; 2 killed
KELSO, Wash. – Officials say two people are dead after an Amtrak train struck a car in southwest Washington. BNSF spokesman Gus Melonas said it happened at a private railroad …
Mon., Oct. 16, 2017, 9:25 a.m.
Car bomb kills investigative journalist in Malta
Malta’s prime minister says a car bomb has killed an investigative journalist on the island nation.
Tue., Oct. 3, 2017, 11 a.m.
Pentagon identifies American soldier killed in Iraq attack
A 20-year-old Army specialist was killed in Iraq on Sunday when his vehicle was hit by an improvised explosive, raising to at least 13 the number of U.S. troops killed …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 18, 2017, 10:32 p.m.
Fatal crashed reported on I-90 near Freya
One person is dead after a car and a semi truck collided along Interstate 90 near the Thor/Freya exit.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 18, 2017, 11:04 p.m.
Woman killed in head-on crash with log truck in Spokane Valley
A passenger car collided head-on with a log truck early Monday afternoon on Trent Avenue in Spokane Valley.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 7:56 p.m.
Man dies after rushing into Burning Man festival flames
A man rushed past layers of security officers into a massive fire at the Burning Man festival’s signature ceremony, suffering burns that left him dead just hours later.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 28, 2017, 4:33 p.m.
Board studies whether icy conditions, heavy pots led to boat sinking
Investigators are weighing icy conditions and heavy crab pots as they probe what caused a Seattle-based crab boat with six people aboard to sink in the Bering Sea.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 7:37 p.m.
Coal miner who died in West Virginia lost brother in Sago disaster
A coal miner who died on the job in West Virginia was the brother of one the 12 killed in the Sago Mine disaster of 2006.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 3:29 p.m.
U.S. man killed in South Sudan; army says ‘caught in fighting’
An American man has been killed in civil war-torn South Sudan, the U.S. Embassy said Saturday, while South Sudan’s army said he was caught up in fighting between rebels and …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
Courthouse shootout: Judge ambushed, he and probation officer return fire; suspect dead
A judge was ambushed Monday morning as he walked toward the Jefferson County Courthouse, and the judge and a probation officer returned fire, killing the suspect, officials said.
Sun., Aug. 6, 2017, 1:05 p.m.
Two Montana men killed in I-90 crash east of Misoula
Authorities say two people were killed and seven injured when a Jeep Wrangler flipped on Interstate 90 just east of Missoula.
Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 10:57 a.m.
Man fatally injured at construction site
An employee of Motley-Motley Inc. of Pullman was fatally injured Thursday at a city of Moscow construction site.
Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 9:39 a.m.
Montana man fatally shoots 1-year-old son
Lewis and Clark County officials are still investigating after a Helena man killed his 1-year-old son in a reported accidental shooting.
Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 8:37 a.m.
Dad, 2 kids burned in house fire near Richland
Authorities say a man and his two children were critically injured in a house fire west of Richland.
Mon., July 24, 2017, 1:35 p.m.
Kennewick man dies after being struck by BNSF freight train
A 30-year-old man was sitting on the railroad tracks in Kennewick, Washington, when he was hit by a BNSF train. He later died from his injuries.
Wed., July 19, 2017, 8:09 a.m.
Man arrested in fatal south Seattle shooting near play area
Police say a suspect has been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of a 32-year-old man near Rainier Playfield in south Seattle.
Tue., June 27, 2017, 8:30 a.m.
Oregon man jailed for fatal punch outside bar
An Oregon man has been sentenced to three and a half years in prison for contributing to the death of a man who he punched outside a bar.
Mon., June 26, 2017, 10:51 a.m.
Argentine officials: at least 15 die when bus flips, 21 hurt
Argentine officials say a bus carrying students, parents and teachers from a dance school has flipped on a provincial highway, killing at least 15 people.
Thu., June 15, 2017, 8:33 a.m.
One person dead, two injured in vehicle collision near Colfax
One person is dead and two are injured after a vehicle collision on State Route 26 near Colfax.
Thu., June 1, 2017, 8:26 a.m.
Man charged with manslaughter in fatal hit-run at campground
Prosecutors have charged a 31-year-old man with manslaughter in connection with a hit-and-run that killed a man celebrating his birthday at a Grays Harbor County campground.
Thu., May 25, 2017, 10:20 a.m.
Washington man accused of killing golf cart driver charged
An accused hit-and-run driver in Washington has been charged with striking and killing the driver of a golf cart and then T-boning another vehicle.
Mon., May 15, 2017, 11:35 a.m.
7 people killed in fire at Akron home, fire officials say
A fire chief says seven people have died in a northeast Ohio house fire.
Thu., May 11, 2017, 10:27 a.m.
Elderly woman killed when car crashes into home
A woman killed Tuesday when a car crashed into her bedroom at a North Seattle assisted-living home has been identified as Lavonne Bennett.