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Stories tagged: accident

OHSU surgeon dropped tool on patient’s spinal cord, lawsuit claims

A 59-year-old man has filed a $22 million lawsuit against Oregon Health & Science University and one of its surgeons, alleging he was left paralyzed when the doctor twice dropped …

Ferris wheel fall: One girl in ICU among 3 injured in Tennessee accident

One of three girls injured in a fall from a Ferris wheel at the Greene County Fair in Greeneville, Tenn., on Monday night remained in the intensive care unit of …

Driver crashes car into house, hurts man sleeping in bedroom

A Bremerton man was seriously hurt when a car crashed into his house and struck him as he was sleeping in the bedroom.

I-82 rollover crash Tuesday near Zillah injured five

State troopers say all five occupants were injured when a Dodge Durango rolled on Interstate 82 near Zillah on Tuesday afternoon.

Mother dies after being thrown off car driven by daughter

A Washington woman has died after being thrown off a car driven by her daughter.

Florida authorities say 5 dead, 25 injured in Florida crash

The Florida Highway Patrol says four people were killed and 24 were injured when a bus and tractor trailer collided on a highway in the Panhandle.

17 killed in multi-vehicle crash on Uganda highway

A police official says at least 17 people have been killed in a multi-vehicle accident on a highway in Uganda.

Car crashes into Donut Parade in north Spokane

A driver who fell asleep at the wheel crashed his car into the front door of Donut Parade at N. Hamilton Street. Both the driver and a pedestrian waiting to …

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 …

100 years ago in Spokane: Californian convention attendees frown on Washington’s booze ban

From our archives, 100 years ago The Pacific Coast Advertising Men’s Association was holding its convention in Spokane, and some ad men from California showed exactly how they felt about …

Pierce County deputy hurt after crashing into four cows

Authorities say a Pierce County sheriff’s deputy has been hospitalized after his patrol vehicle struck four cows that had wandered into the middle of the road in Roy.

$400,000 payout for cyclist hit by Seattle councilwoman

A bicyclist who collided with former Seattle City Councilwoman Sally Clark as she drove to a speaking engagement is being paid $400,000 under the terms of a settlement.

3 injured in fall from Coeur d’Alene building were sitting on edge

Three people injured after falling from a downtown Coeur d’Alene rooftop Saturday night had been sitting on the edge of the building with their feet hanging over the sidewalk below. …

3 injured in fall from downtown Coeur d’Alene building

Three people were injured Saturday night when they fell from a rooftop in downtown Coeur d’Alene. Two women and a man were taken to Kootenai Health after they fell about …

Four children struck by pickup truck at school bus stop

King County officials say four children have been struck by a pickup truck at a school bus stop in Maple Valley.

Roof collapse at Pakistan religious school kills 5 students

A Pakistani official says a roof that was under construction at a religious school collapsed, killing five students.

Three-car accident sends four to hospital

Four people are in the hospital after a three car crash, Saturday.

Ride the Ducks vehicle collides with car in Seattle

A Ride the Ducks vehicle and a car crashed in Seattle’s Lower Queen Anne, the first reported collision involving one of the amphibious vehicles since September’s deadly collision on the …

Cyclist on B.C. to Panama ride injured in crash in Forks

The Washington State Patrol says a London cyclist was injured when he was struck by an SUV south of Forks on the Olympic Peninsula.

3 dead in crash on Mountain Loop Highway near Granite Falls

Emergency officials say 3 people have died in a crash on the Mountain Loop Highway near Granite Falls.

Early morning head-on collision in Spokane Valley sends one to hospital

A passenger car traveling south on Argonne Road collided with a semi-truck early Friday morning, sending one person to the hospital.

Dogs maul woman, 92, causing life-threatening injures

Police say a 92-year-old Washington woman is being treated for life-threatening injuries after she was mauled by dogs.

Death toll in Mexico scaffolding collapse rises to 4

Mexican authorities said Friday that four workers died when scaffolding collapsed at a cathedral under construction in the southern city of Tuxtepec.

Many factors contribute to U.S. 195 crashes, study shows

After the driving deaths of two Washington State University students this past November, some have debated whether the main roads in Whitman County or the drivers on them are more …

Man holding gun accidentally kills himself while taking photo

A 43-year-old Concrete man died Sunday after accidentally shooting himself in the face with what he thought was an unloaded gun.

Google self-driving car strikes public bus in California

An accident report filed with California’s Department of Motor Vehicles says a self-driving car being tested by Google collided with a public bus on Valentine’s Day.

1 dead, 3 missing after UK power plant collapse

An unused power station in southern England partially collapsed Tuesday, killing one person and injuring five others, British emergency services said.

Idaho dairy worker’s body recovered from waste pond

Police say a farm employee’s body has been recovered from an Idaho dairy waste pond about 10 hours after he went missing.

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.

WSP identifies injured pedestrian

The Washington State Patrol has identified a man that was hit at Trent Avenue and Pines Road Tuesday evening.