Stories tagged: Washington State Patrol
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016, 8:37 a.m.
Washington State Patrol reports fatal crash in Whitman County
A crash involving a semi truck and two cars killed one person early Thursday in Whitman County, the Washington State Patrol reported.
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016, 8:14 a.m.
Three crashes on I-90 cause backup west of Liberty Lake
Three collisions on Interstate 90 caused a lengthy backup during the morning commute Wednesday and left at least one person injured, the Washington State Patrol reported.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 22, 2016, 7:04 p.m.
Driver charged in crash involving farm tractor, van in Grant County
State Route 28 was closed between Ephrata and Soap Lake in Grant County for several hours Tuesday afternoon as the Washington State Patrol investigated a crash between a farm tractor …
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016, 4:37 p.m.
Woman injured in Stevens County rollover crash charged with DUI
A woman ejected from her car in a rollover crash on Highway 291 in Stevens County Thursday morning has been charged with driving under the influence.
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 3:51 p.m.
WSP: 3 injured in crash caused by driver of STA vehicle in north Spokane
The Washington State Patrol reported an STA bus pulled out in front of traffic on Division Street just before 9 a.m. Wednesday, injuring the STA driver, a passenger and antoher …
Mon., Nov. 7, 2016, 8:28 a.m.
Man faces vehicular homicide charge after passenger killed in Stevens County crash
A driver faces a vehicular homicide charge after his passenger died early Monday in a crash in Stevens County, about 11 miles northeast of Colville.
Sat., Nov. 5, 2016, 11:33 p.m.
Naches man killed in three-car collision on U.S. 12
A Naches man died in a three-car collision about 2 miles west of town late Friday afternoon, the Washington State Patrol reported.
Sun., Oct. 30, 2016, 3:50 p.m.
WSP: Crash injures 7 on I-90; drunken driving suspected
A Spokane man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol and reckless driving in a two-car crash on Interstate 90 that left him and six others …
Thu., Oct. 27, 2016, 5:10 p.m.
Highway 2 back open in Douglas County near Waterville
A 10-mile stretch of Highway 2 west of Waterville in Douglas County was closed for several hours Thursday evening due to landslide concerns.
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016, 9:44 p.m.
Roslyn man injured in pickup crash
A Roslyn man was injured Saturday morning when he crashed a pickup in Roslyn, the Washington State Patrol reported.
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016, 4:54 p.m.
Man dies in crash north of Chewelah
A man died early Saturday morning after his truck went off State Route 395 five miles north of Chewelah.
Thu., Aug. 25, 2016, 5:27 p.m.
Man arrested after chase from Airway Heights to Ritzville
A man led the Washington State Patrol, Sheriff’s deputies and Kalispel Tribal Police on a chase through Airway Heights and Cheney before being captured outside Ritzville Thursday morning.
Fri., Aug. 19, 2016, 5:52 p.m.
About those animal guts on the freeway …
When a truck stopped abruptly Thursday afternoon, spilling a sun-warmed stew of animal parts onto the westbound lanes of Interstate 90, the question in many readers minds was undoubtedly: Why?
Mon., Aug. 15, 2016, 3:46 p.m.
Former trooper accuses Washington State Patrol of wrongfully firing him over brain tumor
A former state trooper in Spokane is suing the Washington State Patrol, claiming the agency wrongfully fired him over a brain tumor that impacted his motor abilities.
Mon., Aug. 8, 2016, 11:29 a.m.
Fire near Palouse Falls threatens homes, crops
A 25,000-acre wildfire near Palouse Falls is threatening homes, crops, a fish hatchery and a state highway, officials said Monday. The blaze started with a lightning strike Sunday in Palouse …
Mon., Aug. 1, 2016, 8:37 a.m.
Four injured in two suspected DUI crashes near Deer Park
Investigators believe drugs or alcohol were a factor in two single-vehicle crashes that injured four people Sunday near Deer Park.
Wed., July 20, 2016, 8:18 a.m.
Man cited for car crash while playing “Pokemon Go”
FALL CITY, Wash. – A 28-year-old driver has been cited for causing a collision after telling police he was distracted by the “Pokemon Go” app. The Washington State Patrol says …
Mon., July 18, 2016, 9:13 a.m.
Man dies in Lincoln County crash
A man is dead after a blown-out tire caused his car to veer off Interstate 90 on Sunday night, according to the Washington State Patrol.
UPDATED: Sat., 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.
Mon., July 11, 2016, 11:21 a.m.
Thirteen arrested in sting targeting child rapists in Spokane County
Thirteen people have been arrested in Spokane County in a major sting operation targeting would-be child rapists.
Sat., July 9, 2016, 7:12 p.m.
Man seriously injured after hitting cement truck
A man was seriously injured after he hit a cement truck head on Saturday morning on Highway 395 in Stevens County.
Thu., June 30, 2016, 1:14 p.m.
Bleeding man saved by Washington State Patrol was wanted by the FBI
A Washington State Patrol trooper cadet used his new training Wednesday night to save the life of a man who was bleeding badly from an injured arm. And as it …
Sat., June 25, 2016, 1:01 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene teen dies in crash near Ritzville
A Coeur D’Alene teenager died in a single car crash on Interstate 90 a mile east of Ritzville Friday night.
Fri., June 24, 2016, 1:56 p.m.
Suspected drunk driver flees, causes crash
A driver who had been involved with a police pursuit reportedly crashed into another vehicle at the intersection of Cincinnati and Indiana just after 2 a.m. Friday.
Mon., June 20, 2016, 7:56 a.m.
Man dies when car flips on Highway 195
The Washington State Patrol is working to determine why a man’s car veered off Highway 195 and rolled upside-down Sunday evening, killing him.
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 …
Mon., June 6, 2016, 8 a.m.
Two hospitalized after motorcycle hits deer, veers into oncoming traffic
The driver and passenger of a motorcyle were hospitalized Sunday night after striking a deer and veering into an SUV that was traveling in the opposite direction on Nine Mile …
Fri., May 27, 2016, 7:46 a.m.
Passenger killed in fatal crash near Cusick identified
The second woman killed in a one-car crash Wednesday night in Pend Oreille County was 30-year-old Mindy T. Carter, the Washington State Patrol said.
Sat., May 14, 2016, 8:26 p.m.
Head-on crash north of Spokane kills one, injures four
A fatal car crash shut down Highway 291 five miles north of Spokane for several hours Saturday afternoon.
Sat., May 7, 2016, 5:50 p.m.
Kettle Falls man dies in motorcycle crash, Washington State Patrol says
A Kettle Falls man died in a motorcycle crash on Highway 395 about eight miles north of Kettle Falls Saturday.