Stories tagged: Washington State Patrol
Mon., Oct. 26, 2015, 12:12 p.m.
Washington State Patrol targeting drivers who don’t move over
OLYMPIA – The Washington State Patrol will be working this week to make sure motorists know they need to move over when they see emergency vehicles on the side of …
Fri., Oct. 23, 2015, 8:44 p.m.
Military veterans in Washington State Patrol asked to complete class action lawsuit survey
The Washington State Patrol is asking all employees who are military veterans to fill out a survey about their employment. The agency is seeking a settlement in a lawsuit alleging …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 3, 2015, 9:22 p.m.
Three car crash blocked Highway 195 north of Colfax for hours
A three car crash blocked both directions of Highway 195 six miles north of Colfax in Whitman County for several hours Saturday afternoon, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Sat., Sept. 26, 2015, midnight
Driver injured in collision with Stevens County police SUV
A man driving a pickup was seriously injured Thursday afternoon in a collision in Stevens County with a Kettle Falls police SUV. Kettle Falls police Officer Timothy D. Dollar, 56, …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 25, 2015, 12:07 p.m.
Kettle Falls officer injured in collision
A Kettle Falls police officer was injured in a collision on state Highway 395 north of Chewelah Thursday afternoon.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 25, 2015, 12:13 p.m.
Passenger injured in collision on I-90
A passenger is in critical condition following a single-vehicle rollover crash Friday on Interstate 90 near Salnave.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 18, 2015, 3:55 p.m.
Semi driver dies on Interstate 90 west of Spokane
The driver of a semi trailer was found dead just after noon Tuesday west of Spokane after the truck went off the highway, the Washington State Patrol said.
Sat., Aug. 1, 2015, midnight
Restrained arrestee choked on vomit, died in Spokane jail booking area
The Spokane County Medical Examiner’s Office has determined the death of a man in May in the Spokane County Jail was a homicide. Lorenzo Hayes, 37, died when he choked …
Thu., July 16, 2015, midnight
Report: Teen’s DNA on patrol car likely from skin
A Spokane Police Department report indicates the DNA of the teenage bicyclist found on the bumper of a Spokane County Sheriff’s Office patrol car’s bumper did not come from blood …
UPDATED: Tue., June 16, 2015, 9:37 a.m.
Two men injured in accidents Monday
Two accidents on Monday afternoon sent two men to Spokane hospitals.
Sun., June 14, 2015, midnight
WSU working on roadside breath test for marijuana
Washington State University researchers are working to develop a roadside test that would detect marijuana in a person’s breath. Studies began last month on a prototype that tests breath for …
UPDATED: Mon., June 8, 2015, 5:25 p.m.
Logging truck crash blocks North Spokane Corridor
A semi trailer collision has closed the southbound lanes of the North Spokane Corridor.
Tue., June 2, 2015, 1:18 p.m.
72-hour commercial vehicle inspection period starts
For the next 72 hours, 10,000 federal, state, provincial and local inspectors will examine commercial vehicles throughout North America.
Mon., May 11, 2015, 7:37 a.m.
Sunday night collisions send four to hospital
Four people were taken to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center Sunday night following two injury collisions.
Fri., May 8, 2015, 1:32 p.m.
Trooper in Gov. Inslee’s security detail charged with evidence-tampering
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A Washington State Patrol trooper who has guarded the state’s past three governors has been charged, along with his wife, with evidence-tampering in their son’s vandalism …
UPDATED: Wed., May 6, 2015, 11:55 a.m.
Semi crash spills paint, solvent on Highway 395
A semi blocked traffic on Highway 395 south of Lind Wednesday morning after it rolled, spilling paint and solvent.
UPDATED: Wed., March 25, 2015, 12:41 p.m.
Driver seriously injured in Highway 195 rollover crash
A driver on state Highway 195 was seriously injured in a rollover crash Wednesday morning.
Fri., Feb. 13, 2015, midnight
Suspected motorcycle gang member hospitalized
A suspected motorcycle gang member is in the hospital and two others face eluding charges after the group allegedly fled from a Washington State Patrol trooper early Thursday morning. Tyler …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 12, 2015, 2:49 p.m.
Suspected motorcycle gang member injured in chase
A suspected motorcycle gang member is in the hospital and two others face eluding charges after the group allegedly fled from a Washington State Patrol trooper early Thursday morning.
Fri., Jan. 16, 2015, midnight
Thwarted burglary of WSP impound lot may have targeted drug-filled car
A thwarted break-in at the Washington State Patrol’s impound lot early Wednesday may have been targeting a car containing a pound of methamphetamine and other drugs. Investigators are seeking a …
Thu., Jan. 15, 2015, midnight
Chain-reaction pileups on I-90 involve nine vehicles
Two chain-reaction pileups damaged nine vehicles Wednesday morning on Interstate 90 near Liberty Lake, though no one appeared to be seriously injured, the Washington State Patrol said. The debris from …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 14, 2015, 11:48 a.m.
Nine vehicles crash in chain reaction pileup on Interstate 90
Two chain reaction pileups damaged nine vehicles on Interstate 90 near Liberty Lake Wednesday morning, though no one was seriously injured, the Washington State Patrol said.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 10, 2015, 10:23 p.m.
3 killed, 1 injured in Moscow shootings, suspect arrested after high-speed chase
Three people were killed and another critically injured Saturday when a man shot them in three separate incidents in Moscow.
Thu., 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 …
Wed., Dec. 17, 2014, 12:45 p.m.
Man identified in Hamilton Street bridge crash
The man injured after crashing his car into a barrier Tuesday evening has been identified as Randel C. Bocook, 53.
Thu., Dec. 4, 2014, 11:37 a.m.
Highway 395 reopens following fatal head-on collision
A fatal head-on collision between a tanker truck and passenger car Thursday morning closed State Highway 395 about 10 miles south of Chewelah.
Mon., Dec. 1, 2014, 12:03 p.m.
Colbert man dies from collision injuries
A Colbert man who was critically injured in a single-vehicle collision near Cheney last week has died, the Washington State Patrol said.
Fri., Nov. 21, 2014, 9:06 a.m.
Crash sends WSU student, passengers to hospital
A car driven by a Washington State University student crashed near Colfax Thursday night, sending the driver and two passengers to the hospital with injuries.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 20, 2014, 1:08 p.m.
Snowy morning leads to 40 collisions, one fatality
A fatal collision Thursday morning on State Highway 2 near Deep Creek left the highway closed in both directions.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 22, 2014, 10:04 p.m.
WSP arrests Deer Park man in hit-an-run fatality
A hit-and-run collision a mile north of Spokane left a pedestrian dead Wednesday morning.