Lynnwood, WAHeraldNet

Seattle woman dead after suspected DUI crash in Lynnwood

LYNNWOOD — A Seattle woman died after a suspected DUI-related car crash Monday evening on Highway 99. The woman, 35, was a passenger in a 1990 Toyota Corolla driven by a Marysville man, according to the Washington State Patrol. They were heading south on the highway just north of Highway 525 around 10:19 p.m. when the car crossed a concrete divider into northbound traffic, colliding with a 2017 Toyota RAV4 SUV.
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Coupeville, WAKGMI

Rider Killed in Crash on Whidbey Island

COUPEVILLE, Wash. – The Washington State Patrol blames excessive speed for a motorcycle crash that left a rider from Coupeville dead Saturday evening. The rider was speeding on Race Road at about 6:30 when he lost control on a curve and hit a tree. His bike spun back onto the...
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Coupeville, WAwhidbeynewstimes.com

Coupeville man killed in weekend motorcycle accident

A Coupeville man was killed in a motorcycle accident in Central Whidbey on June 12, the Washington State Patrol reported. Matthew M. Blankenship, 41, was riding a 2015 BMW R1200 motorcycle north on Race Road at a high rate of speed, failed to negotiate a curve in the road, left the roadway and struck a tree, the memo on the accident states.
Snohomish, WAnewsofmillcreek.com

Firefighters working to extinguish Clearview scrap metal pile fire

Firefighters were dispatched at 6:20 am this morning to a report of smoke in the area of the 18800 block of Yew Way. First responders searched and found a scrap metal pile at a recycling facility that was on fire. The response was upgraded to add additional fire resources. Firefighters...
Monroe, WAHeraldNet

7 displaced as family escapes Monroe house fire, dog killed

MONROE — A Monroe family of seven escaped a fire that destroyed their home Saturday. Their dog died in the fire and the family was displaced. People driving by honked to alert the family to the flames around 11 a.m. in the 14000 block of Chain Lake Road, Snohomish Regional Fire and Rescue spokesperson Heather Chadwick said.
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Forks, WAPeninsula Daily News

Forks man hurt in wreck

FORKS — A Forks man was airlifted to an Everett hospital on Wednesday after he was ejected from a pickup that fell about 80 feet down an embankment along U.S. Highway 101, the State Patrol said. Wayne Slusser, 68, was driving southbound in a 2004 Ford F-250 at about 3:30...
Forks, WAPeninsula Daily News

Forks man in stable condition after single-car wreck on U.S. 101

A Forks man who was injured in a wreck along U.S. Highway 101 early Wednesday was in stable condition Thursday at an Everett hospital, the State Patrol said. Wayne Slusser, 68, who was ejected from a pickup that rolled about 80 feet down on embankment south of Forks, was listed in stable condition at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett, said Trooper Chelsea Hodgson, State Patrol spokeswoman.
Clallam County, WAPeninsula Daily News

Fire destroys home, trailer behind Sequim Civic Center

A building fire about 30 feet from the Sequim Civic Center permanently displaced five people early Sunday morning. At least $300,000 in property was lost with $200,000 in estimated structural damages and $100,000 in content at the residents in the 100 block of West Spruce Street, which included a home, dental lab, garage and a fifth wheel trailer, said Assistant Fire Chief Dan Orr of Clallam County Fire District 3.
Clinton, WASouth Whidbey Herald

Man hurt in Clinton fire that consumes residence

A man sustained third degree burns to his leg from a fire that engulfed a Clinton home Sunday. South Whidbey Fire/EMS responded to the Homestead Avenue residence at 12:35 p.m. on June 6. Twenty-one firefighters helped fight the blaze, which was believed to have originated in the garage while one...
Sequim, WASequim Gazette

Fire destroys home, trailer near civic center

A building fire about 30 feet from the Sequim Civic Center permanently displaced five people early Sunday morning. At least $300,00 in property was lost with $200,000 in estimated structural damages and $100,000 in content at the 153 W. Spruce St. residence, which included a home, dental lab, garage and a fifth wheel trailer, reports Assistant Fire Chief Dan Orr with Clallam County Fire District 3.
Clinton, WAHeraldNet

Man suffers burns from Whidbey Island house fire

CLINTON — Fire destroyed a Clinton home on Sunday afternoon and sent a man to the hospital. The man was working on his car in the carport of his Whidbey Island home when a fire sparked up and burned his legs. The man and his family fled their house in...
Sequim, WAMy Clallam County

No injuries, house a total loss in fire behind Sequim Civic Center

SEQUIM – A structure fire directly across the alley from the Sequim Civic Center ended in a total loss of a home with 5 residents but thankfully no injuries. The call came in about 3:20am reporting a detached garage fire at 153 West Spruce Street. The structure was fully involved on arrival and spreading quickly to the house. Also of major concern was an adjacent apartment complex to the east of the property.
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Military Times

Destroyer Gridley causes oil spill in Washington

PORT HADLOCK, Wash. — A Navy destroyer caused an oil spill in Port Townsend Bay and emergency crews have begun a containment and cleanup effort. The USS Gridley was leaving the pier at Naval Magazine Indian Island on Thursday morning when the oil spill occurred around 10:30 a.m., the Navy said.