Stories tagged: vehicular assault
UPDATED: FRIDAY, FEB. 10, 2017, 11:34 A.M.
Spokane judge ends emotional testimony by giving a drunk driver the maximum sentence for crash that killed a 16-year-old
Emotion poured out Thursday as the families of two boys, one dead and the other who may never be the same, expressed their anguish to the 29-year-old man who was …
MONDAY, SEPT. 12, 2016, 8:33 A.M.
Man accused of vehicular assault after his station wagon strikes motorcycle
A man whose station wagon crashed into a motorcycle Sunday evening west of Spokane was accused by state troopers of driving under the influence. Brandon M. Mott, 30, was driving …
MONDAY, AUG. 15, 2016, 7:46 A.M.
DUI leads to crash on I-90 near Liberty Lake, WSP says
A man accused of driving under the influence was at fault in a crash that injured himself and three others on Interstate 90 in Liberty Lake on Sunday, the Washington …
MONDAY, JULY 25, 2016, 2:23 P.M.
Investigators say argument could be factor in fatal crash on Bigelow Gulch Road
Investigators believe a woman was arguing with her boyfriend when their car veered into oncoming traffic, causing a fatal head-on collision Sunday night on Bigelow Gulch Road.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 20, 2016, 7:39 P.M.
Woman arrested after serious injury crash in north Spokane
A woman was arrested on several felony charges after she reportedly caused a crash that seriously injured two people Wednesday afternoon.
UPDATED: SATURDAY, JULY 16, 2016, 5:08 P.M.
Five people hurt in suspected DUI crash
Five people were injured in a crash that shut down Sullivan Road at Sprague Avenue for five hours early Saturday morning.
FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2016, 12:25 P.M.
Driver seriously injured in crash on Day Mt. Spokane Road
A man was seriously injured in a crash at Day Mt. Spokane Road and Lowe Road Thursday afternoon and the driver that caused it could be facing criminal charges.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1, 2016, 8:10 A.M.
Vehicular assault charge for suspect in hit-and-run, four-car pileup in North Spokane
Bystanders kept watch over the scene of a four-vehicle crash so a drunken-driving suspect couldn’t flee before police arrived Tuesday evening in North Spokane.
MONDAY, MAY 2, 2016, 8:16 A.M.
Vehicular assault charges pending in Sunday night crash
Vehicular assault charges are pending against a Spokane Valley man after he flipped his car west of Medical Lake on Sunday night.
TUESDAY, FEB. 23, 2016, 5:43 P.M.
WSP: Trooper hit by fleeing driver expected to recover
A Washington State Patrol motorcycle trooper hit and knocked unconscious by a fleeing driver Tuesday is expected to recover from his injuries.
SUNDAY, FEB. 21, 2016, 4:58 P.M.
Spokane man arrested following erratic driving, collision
Police arrested a Spokane driver for vehicular assault Sunday after he ran a stop sign and collided with another car. Nicholas Jenkins, 24, was taken into custody after allegedly fleeing …
SATURDAY, FEB. 6, 2016, 2:48 P.M.
Driver arrested for vehicular assault after hitting pedestrian
A man was arrested for vehicular assault Friday night after hitting a pedestrian crossing Division near Euclid Avenue.
UPDATED: THURSDAY, OCT. 8, 2015, 12:51 P.M.
Man injured in Tuesday’s I-90 crash dies at Sacred Heart; suspected drunken driver will face vehicular homicide charge
A man involved in a five car crash on I-90 caused by a suspected drunk driver going the wrong way died of his injuries Thursday morning.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 17, 2015, 10:06 A.M.
Three injured in Stevens County crash
Three people were injured Tuesday evening in Stevens County when one driver failed to yield for another, the Washington State Patrol said.
THURSDAY, JAN. 1, 2015, 3:44 P.M.
Suspected drunk driver injures Spokane woman in head-on collision
A suspected drunk driver injured a Spokane woman in the early hours of the New Year after he collided with her car head-on while driving the wrong way on Interstate …
TUESDAY, DEC. 30, 2014, 2:58 P.M.
Man plows into two cars shortly after leaving liquor store
A man who crashed into two other cars less than two blocks after leaving a West Central Spokane liquor store has been charged with vehicular assault.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 8, 2014, 10:01 P.M.
Two-car head-on crash south of Spangle called vehicular assault
A head-on collision between two cars caused injuries on U.S. Highway 195 south of Spangle on Wednesday, and Washington State Patrol has one person in custody on suspicion of vehicular …
FRIDAY, JAN. 3, 2014
Man, pregnant woman injured in 2-car crash
Bail was set Thursday at $75,000 for an allegedly drunken motorist who smashed into a car in north Spokane early New Year’s Day, sending a man and a pregnant woman …
TUESDAY, NOV. 12, 2013, 3:46 P.M.
Prosecutors: Man admitted to drinking before car accident that injured son
A Spokane Valley man charged with vehicular assault admitted to drinking two Bloody Marys and five beers before getting in a car accident that left his 8-year-old son with serious …
UPDATED: MONDAY, SEPT. 30, 2013, 10:28 A.M.
Spokane man in critical condition following accident
A driver from Clarkston faces potential vehicular assault charges after a man in a wheelchair was hit by a car in Spokane Valley early this morning.
FRIDAY, JULY 5, 2013, 8:02 A.M.
DUI crash injures two near Newport
The Washington State Patrol said two people were injured in a DUI crash in Pend Oreille County Thursday night.
TUESDAY, JUNE 18, 2013
Law student pleads guilty to hit and run that injured toddler
Dressed in a blue shirt with a big, white kitty on the front, 3-year-old Danika Packard sat on the courtroom bench eating cereal from a plastic baggy and smiling at …
SATURDAY, JAN. 5, 2013
Records detail possible felony hit-run
The Washington State Patrol is investigating a December incident involving a vehicle and pedestrian north of Spokane that left a piece of metal embedded in the victim’s head. A search …
SATURDAY, AUG. 25, 2012, 8:35 P.M.
Driver arrested in one-car accident on 195
A driver has been arrested on suspicion of vehicular assault after a one-car accident seriously injured a passenger.
MONDAY, AUG. 6, 2012, 12:50 P.M.
Driver fleeing police causes head-on crash
A Spokane Valley man fleeing police in his Volvo crashed head-on into a car on Sullivan Road Sunday evening, injuring two people.
TUESDAY, JULY 24, 2012
Law student hears charges in hit-and-run
As a Gonzaga University law student accused of running over a bicycle trailer carrying a 2-year-old girl and then speeding away made his first appearance in court Monday, the victim …
MONDAY, JULY 23, 2012, 6:30 P.M.
Law student arrested for hit-and-run with young girl
As a Gonzaga University law student accused of running over a bicycle trailer carrying a 2-year-old girl made his first appearance in court Monday, the victim remained in intensive care …
MONDAY, MAY 21, 2012, 2:13 P.M.
Accident investigated as vehicular assault
One person was injured in a Sunday night accident in Pend Oreille County that is being investigated as vehicular assault.
TUESDAY, JAN. 31, 2012
Patrols emphasize crosswalk awareness
Crashes that hurt one man and killed another in Spokane last weekend occurred as local authorities are working to emphasize pedestrian safety to motorists. Emphasis patrols today and next month …
MONDAY, JAN. 30, 2012, 8:33 P.M.
Emphasis patrols follow Spokane pedestrian-auto crashes
Crashes that hurt one man and killed another in Spokane last weekend occurred as local authorities are working to emphasize pedestrian safety to motorists.