Stories tagged: WSP
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 9:05 p.m.
A Washington State Patrol trooper drove by a house spewing smoke on Friday and ran inside to awake and evacuate the residents.
Sun., Feb. 10, 2019, 9:48 p.m.
A Washington State Patrol trooper on scene of a crash on Interstate 90 in Spokane Valley was injured late Sunday when his car was struck by passing vehicle, WSP reported.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 6:12 p.m.
Thomas B. Whitlock, 31, was standing in a westbound lane of the freeway next to his own vehicle, which had broken down about 7 miles east of the town of …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 10:09 p.m.
A 1-year-old girl survived with only bumps and bruises after her car seat was ejected during a fatal crash near Loon Lake.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 9:42 p.m.
Richard C. Smith, of Ephrata, was behind the wheel of a Kia Optima when he tried to make the turn from Highway 17 onto Yonezawa Boulevard shortly after noon Monday, …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 9:59 p.m.
The Washington State Patrol has cited the driver of a charter bus that slid off Interstate 90 and rolled onto its side on Thanksgiving, injuring members of the University of …
Tue., Oct. 2, 2018, 9:19 p.m.
A semitruck crash on Interstate 90 Tuesday night left the driver in critical condition, according to Washington State Patrol. The incident, westbound on I-90, three miles east of Cle Elum, …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 21, 2018, 2:12 p.m.
A crash in northern Spokane County totaled two vehicles and sent three people to the hospital Thursday night, and one man was charged with driving under the influence.
UPDATED: Wed., July 18, 2018, 5:45 p.m.
A person died in a collision involving a motorcycle and a semitruck at Trent Avenue and Evergreen Road in Spokane Valley, according to the Washington State Patrol.
UPDATED: Fri., May 11, 2018, 10:18 p.m.
A 37-year-old man was arrested Thursday night after a brief car chase through north Spokane, a crash that sent another driver to the hospital and a break-in at a residence, …
Sat., Dec. 23, 2017
A 20-year-old man is dead following a two-vehicle collision Friday afternoon on U.S. Highway 195, two miles south of Pullman.
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 6 a.m.
It’s the time of year when company dinners, Christmas parties and friends gathering for reunions provide the fuel for good times that sometimes lead to bad decisions which, in turn, …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 9:14 p.m.
A manhunt ended Thursday for the two men accused of shooting at a Washington State Patrol trooper earlier this week.
Wed., Aug. 23, 2017, 11:59 a.m.
The Washington State Patrol is re-evaluating procedures after a trooper responded to what seemed to be an abandoned motorcycle crash but turned out to be a fatal crash scene.
Wed., July 12, 2017, 2:31 p.m.
A lockdown at the Washington state Capitol was lifted Wednesday after law enforcement officers responding to a report of possible gunfire didn’t find anything suspicious.
Tue., July 11, 2017, 11:59 a.m.
The Olympia Police Department is leading a multi-agency independent investigation into Saturday’s fatal shooting of a driver by a Washington State Patrol trooper on southbound Interstate 5 in Lacey.
Thu., July 6, 2017, 12:59 p.m.
The Washington State Patrol has seen an uptick in collisions caused by blown-out tires this summer and is encouraging motorists to check their tires before hitting the road.
UPDATED: Sun., June 4, 2017, 10:45 p.m.
The Washington State Patrol said a 1-year-old girl was killed when her grandmother didn’t see her and backed over the child in the driveway of a home.
Tue., April 18, 2017, 3:59 p.m.
A 59-year-old suburban Seattle man has been arrested for what authorities say is his 11th arrest for driving under the influence.
UPDATED: Mon., April 17, 2017, 11:05 p.m.
The Washington State Patrol has released the names of a school bus driver and a semitruck driver involved in a collision Friday morning near Colville.
UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 9:23 p.m.
A 76-year-old driver received minor injuries Monday afternoon when a semi truck swerved in front of him on Highway 195, causing a collision about four miles north of Colfax.
UPDATED: Sun., April 2, 2017, 3:44 p.m.
The Washington State Patrol says two men were airlifted to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane after their car veered of a highway late Saturday in Lincoln County.
Thu., Feb. 16, 2017, 11:25 a.m.
Washington State Patrol is investigating to see if it followed its own policies after a minor crash on Interstate 5 could lead to a man’s deportation. Washington State Patrol does …
Wed., Jan. 11, 2017, 11:58 a.m.
The Washington State Patrol says a woman driving the wrong way on Interstate 5 in Seattle was killed in a head-on crash with an ambulance.
Tue., Jan. 3, 2017, 9:13 a.m.
Trooper Jeff Sevigney returned to work Tuesday as a public information officer for the Washington State Patrol more than two months after he was struck by a pickup truck while …
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 3:05 p.m.
Five people were injured Tuesday morning when a driver lost control of his SUV on U.S. Highway 395 and struck two other cars traveling in the opposite direction.
Fri., Dec. 23, 2016, 9:26 a.m.
An adult and two children were injured Thursday afternoon in a crash on U.S. Highway 395 a mile south of Deer Park.
Sun., Dec. 18, 2016, 6:19 p.m.
WENATCHEE – The Washington State Patrol and local law enforcement agencies will be ramping up their DUI patrols through the end of the year. With funding by the Washington Traffic …
Mon., Nov. 7, 2016, 8:28 a.m.
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.
Mon., June 13, 2016, 8:32 p.m.
A man who admitted to being an accessory in the beating of a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper was recently saved from a burning car by a Washington state trooper.