Stories tagged: WSP
UPDATED: Fri., May 11, 2018, 10:18 p.m.
Man arrested after car chase, crash and break-in at north Spokane residence
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
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.
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 6 a.m.
WSP partners with local cops to boost patrols for holiday safety
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.
Caught! Manhunt ends for WSP shooting suspects
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.
State patrol studies policy after body not found for 3 days
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.
Lockdown lifted at Washington state Capitol
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.
Fatal shooting by WSP trooper on I-5 under investigation
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.
WSP urges drivers to check tires before traveling
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.
Woman backs up SUV over 1-year-old granddaughter in Bellingham
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.
West Side man arrested for alleged 11th DUI
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.
WSP names drivers involved in school bus crash near Colville; bus driver out of hospital
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.
Driver hurt in highway crash near Colfax cited for not wearing seat belt
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.
Troopers suspect intoxication in crash that injured two men in Lincoln County
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.
State Patrol reviewing crash that led to immigration hold
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.
Woman killed in head-on crash with ambulance on Interstate 5
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.
State trooper back to work after motorcycle crash in Spokane
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.
Three-vehicle crash injures five north of Spokane
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.
One adult, two children injured in highway crash near Deer Park
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.
Washington State Patrol, local law enforcement conducting extra DUI patrols
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.
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.
Mon., June 13, 2016, 8:32 p.m.
Man involved in trooper assault later saved by another trooper
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.
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 2:55 p.m.
Washington Legislature: What’s alive, dead?
Nearing the halfway point of the 60-day Washington legislative session, here are some other bills that still can pass, and others that appear to be dead.
Fri., Feb. 5, 2016, 8:43 a.m.
2 killed in crashes near Snoqualmie Pass, WSP says
The Washington State Patrol says two people have been killed in separate crashes involving up to 10 vehicles on Interstate 90 near Snoqualmie Pass.
UPDATED: Thu., June 25, 2015, 5:41 p.m.
Colbert woman dies in Highway 2 crash
A Colbert woman died Thursday in a two-car crash at Highway 2 and Elk Chattaroy Road north of Spokane, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Wed., Sept. 17, 2014, 4:32 p.m.
WSP chases erratic driver 75 miles
The Washington State Patrol chased an erratic driver from Spokane to Ritzville Wednesday, eventually using a set of spike strips to help end the pursuit.
Tue., June 4, 2013, 11:55 a.m.
Several agencies raid suspected car thieves
Deputies and state troopers raided a suspected auto theft operation this morning near Newport, finding numerous stolen vehicles and a marijuana growing operation.
Sun., May 6, 2012, 5:17 p.m.
Fatal Stevens County motorcycle accident
The victim in a fatal motorcycle accident on Highway 291 in Stevens County has been identified by the Wasington State Patrol as Daniel J. Romaneschi, 56, of Spokane.
Sun., May 6, 2012, 3:36 p.m.
Injury accident near Colfax
A car making a left turn in front of another car caused an injury accident on Highway 26 about three miles west of Colfax just before 9 a.m. this morning. …
Sat., Nov. 19, 2011, 3:11 p.m.
One dead in I-90 rollover crash
An Everett man died in a rollover crash on Interstate 90 18 miles west of Spokane. Matthew G. Pitts, 33, died at the scene of the 4:12 a.m. crash, according …
Sat., Nov. 12, 2011, 3:29 p.m.
Authorities identify man killed in Clayton crash
Authorities have released the identity of the driver killed in a three-car crash near Clayton Friday evening. David Robison, 56, of Spokane, was pronounced dead at the scene of the …