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UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 8:52 a.m.

49-year-old Spokane man dies in Lincoln County crash, WSP reports

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.

Motorcyclist taken to hospital after single-vehicle crash on I-90

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.


WSP, Franklin County authorities fire shots after high-speed chase ends east of Pasco on Saturday

Two women are in custody after fleeing law enforcement in a stolen Prius, according to the WSP. An investigation into the incident, and the officer-involved shooting, is continuing Sunday.


UPDATED: Wed., July 31, 2019, 2:18 p.m.

Four-vehicle crash including tractor north of Spokane sends four to the hospital

The crash, near Wild Rose Road, is under investigation, according to a news release from the Washington State Patrol.


UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 10:36 p.m.

Sheriff’s deputy’s car hit in I90 crash involving stolen car, WSP says

A Spokane County Sheriff’s deputy’s squad car was involved in one of two crashes that occurred after a stolen car was pulled over on Interstate 90 near the Havana Street …


UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 9:05 p.m.

WSP Trooper spots house on fire, evacuates sleeping residents

A Washington State Patrol trooper drove by a house spewing smoke on Friday and ran inside to awake and evacuate the residents.


WSP trooper injured while responding to I-90 crash

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.

Yakima man hit, killed by truck after car breaks down on Interstate 90

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.

1-year-old survives fatal crash after being ejected in car seat

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.

Crash injures three people after 93-year-old driver turns at red light in Moses Lake

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.

WSP tickets driver in UW marching band bus crash

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 …


One in critical condition after semi crash on I-90

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.

DUI crash near Elk totals two vehicles, injures three people

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.

Motorcyclist killed in crash with semitruck in Spokane Valley

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.

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, …


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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 …


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.


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 …