Stories tagged: washington state patrol
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 17, 2019, 7:35 p.m.
A small hazardous materials leak closed the Washington State Patrol port of entry at westbound I-90 near the Washington-Idaho border Thursday evening.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 9, 2019, 8:29 p.m.
A van was driving on Highway 2 west of the Air Force base when a truck approaching from behind lost control on a patch of ice and struck the van, …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 9, 2019, 5:14 p.m.
Westbound I-90 closed at the Vantage Bridge at about 10:30 a.m. this morning after a tanker spilled a large amount of fuel in the roadway. Washington State Patrol had no …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 15, 2019, 6:07 p.m.
An engineering teacher at Washington State University has been hospitalized after a one-vehicle crash near Pullman early Sunday, according to the Washington State Patrol.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 8:52 a.m.
One person died in a single-vehicle accident in Lincoln County at 11:34 a.m. Friday, Washington State Patrol reported.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 27, 2019, 9:34 p.m.
Three lanes of traffic were shut down and emergency crews guided cars through an emergency lane, causing a large traffic jam on eastbound I-90 through downtown Spokane.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 5, 2019, 9:18 p.m.
The Washington State Patrol reported the death of Alvera Quaschnick on Monday.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 1, 2019, 5:17 p.m.
The fatal crash, east of Othello, occurred around 5 a.m. in the Hanford Reach National Monument wildlife refugee.
UPDATED: Wed., July 31, 2019, 2:18 p.m.
The crash, near Wild Rose Road, is under investigation, according to a news release from the Washington State Patrol.
UPDATED: Mon., July 15, 2019, 10:37 p.m.
Gina M. Duer, 42, of Deer Park, was booked into the Spokane County Jail on suspicion of driving under the influence. Dominick D. Pirtle, 28, of Spokane, was injured and …
UPDATED: Thu., July 11, 2019, 8:28 p.m.
A 32-year-old Newport woman was airlifted to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane early Thursday morning following a suspected DUI crash.
UPDATED: Tue., July 9, 2019, 9:54 p.m.
Washington State Patrol troopers pulled over the 20-year-old man in May and allegedly found plastic food-saver rolls, a heat sealer, scissors, moving tape, shipping receipts, $5,854 in cash, 110.3 grams …
UPDATED: Mon., July 8, 2019, 4:13 p.m.
Brianna Arena, of Deer Park, was pronounced dead after her Toyota sedan crossed the centerline on U.S. Highway 395 and crashed into an oncoming Lexus SUV, according to the Washington …
UPDATED: Thu., July 4, 2019, 7:54 p.m.
A Washington State Patrol dispatcher said the crash was reported about 3:45 p.m. The truck was westbound when it veered off the roadway near the Salnave Road exit.
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019, 2:21 p.m.
A motorcyclist was killed Tuesday morning after colliding with a dump truck northwest of Kettle Falls.
UPDATED: Wed., May 29, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
A 56-year-old woman and an 18-year-old man were hospitalized Tuesday morning after the teen failed to yield at a highway intersection near Cusick in Pend Oreille County.
Tue., May 21, 2019, 5 a.m.
A process that used to take several weeks is now taking several months, due to a backlog of needed blood tests at the state’s lone laboratory in Seattle. While the …
UPDATED: Sat., May 18, 2019, 3:24 p.m.
A Washington State Patrol Trooper was sent to the hospital after a driver ran a stop sign in Spokane Valley on Friday afternoon and hit an unmarked patrol car.
UPDATED: Mon., May 13, 2019, 6:58 a.m.
A Washington state trooper injured in a crash on Interstate 90 is recovering at home from his injuries.
UPDATED: Mon., May 6, 2019, 10:06 p.m.
A woman faces felony charges after Washington State Troopers say she tried to run from the scene of a Spokane Valley accident she’s accused of causing.
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 8:28 p.m.
Woman who successfully overturned vehicular homicide charge sues WSP, alleging false arrest and imprisonment
A woman who fought off felony vehicular homicide charges after successfully arguing that Washington State Patrol troopers made false statements to obtain search warrants is now suing the state agency …
Fri., April 26, 2019, 6:04 p.m.
A slain Washington State Patrol trooper may be remembered on Pasco’s newest middle school.
Mon., April 22, 2019, 8:24 p.m.
The Washington State Patrol said Eugene L. Layton failed to yield when making a left turn from state Route 97 onto Engh Road at about 2:45 p.m. His Buick Lucerne …
UPDATED: Tue., April 9, 2019, 4:33 p.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee defends having state patrol security for his presidential campaign trips because “it’s the law.”
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 9:09 p.m.
A Spokane County Sheriff’s deputy, driving with his lights and siren on, was hit by an SUV at the intersection of U.S. Highway 2 and Farwell Road on Tuesday morning.
UPDATED: Mon., April 1, 2019, 8:43 p.m.
The Washington State Patrol reported Jessica H. Fisk, 21, was driving north on U.S. Highway 395 and failed to stop at a red light just before 11 a.m., crashing her …
UPDATED: Thu., March 28, 2019, 10:16 p.m.
A program allowing Washington residents to sell their bump stocks to the Washington State Patrol ended on Tuesday with about 1,000 devices returned to patrol at $150 each. Of those, …
UPDATED: Thu., March 28, 2019, 7:09 a.m.
Speeds reached 128 mph as a driver in a pickup truck led law enforcement on a chase Wednesday night on U.S. Highway 2 that started in Spokane Valley and ended …
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 6:54 a.m.
What do wine, the Seattle Storm and Mount St. Helens have in common? They could soon be celebrated on Washington license plates.
Legislature considers more plates for Washington drivers.
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019, 7:23 p.m.
For one gun owner, the bump stock was just a hunk of plastic that didn’t work as advertised and had been taking up space in his drawer for the past …