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Omak man killed in vehicle crash

ELLENSBURG – An Omak man was killed Monday afternoon, Sept. 6, when his SUV went off Interstate 82 and he was thrown from the vehicle. Kelly P. Greene, 43, died at the scene, said the Washington State Patrol. The patrol said Greene was westbound at 3:26 p.m. between Ellensburg and...
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Motorcycle rider recovers after Washington bear incident

WASHINGTON — Around noon on Saturday, Lisa and Bob Zaccagnini decided to take a ride on their Harley-Davidson to bring lunch to their daughter, who works at Gunn Memorial Library. But on the way, the Beacon Falls couple encountered an unexpected obstacle about a mile from the library: A small...
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Richland Man Dead in Sunday Rollover Crash on I-182

A Richland man is dead after he lost control and rolled his vehicle Sunday night. According to a press release from Washington State Patrol, the crash happened in Richland on Westbound State Route 240 to Eastbound Interstate 182 at about 7:30 pm. 35-year-old Craig Nunamaker lost control of his car...

Pastor plunges to his death while mountain climbing in Colorado

A Washington state pastor fell to his death while mountain climbing in Colorado, according to officials and the Lutheran Church. The man identified in social media posts as 44-year-old Jeremy Fuerst fell some time Saturday but emergency crews couldn’t airlift his body from the steep and dangerous terrain until Sunday, the Custer County Search and Rescue team said on Facebook.

Tri-Cities region sees three fatality collisions in a week

TRI-CITIES, Wash. — The Tri-Cities region has seen three fatality collisions in the time span of one week. Washington State Patrol troopers said they noticed a common theme after investigating each crash. Troopers said in each of these fatal car crashes, the driver was not wearing their seatbelt. One woman...

Richland man died in car crash

RICHALND, Wash. –A man has died after crashing his car Sunday night in Richland. According to Washington State Patrol’s press release, around 7:30 p.m. Sunday, 35-year-old Craig Nunamaker was driving on State Route 240 to Eastbound Interstate 182, and he lost control of his car, left the roadway, and rolled.

25 Year Old Seattle Man Airlifted To Seattle After SR 109 Collision Saturday

The Washington State Patrol says that 2 drivers were injured after one fell asleep causing a 2 vehicle collision on State Route 109 Saturday Afternoon. The collision occurred on Saturday, September 11th at 1:33pm pm State Route 109 near milepost 5 when a 53-year-old Elma man driving a 2008 Chevrolet Silverado was traveling south on SR 109 when he fell asleep at the wheel, left the roadway to the right, over corrected, and hit a dirt embankment. He then went back into the roadway and collided head on with a 2012 Nissan Versa driven by a 25-year-old Seattle man that had been traveling north on 109.