Everett, Washington


Chrissie Cole

Everett Woman Killed In Car Crash

Police are investigating a crash that killed an Everett woman Friday night.
Nichole Lynn Beery, 22, died when the vehicle she was riding in crashed on a U.S. Forest Service road near Highway…

Glenn Phillips

Deadly Train Accidents in Washington

Ten years after the first of three traffic fatalities at a Mabton, Washington raidroad crossing, the state is finally installing a crossing gate to protect motorists. The state has approved a $20,000 grant to pay for a crossing gate at the intersections of state routes 241 and 22, this is where three drivers have died starting in 1997. There are warning lights that flash when a train is…

Glenn Phillips

Fatal Crash Near Puyallup

Yesterday, a Puyallup man who police say was racing in his car along westbound Highway 512 near Puyallup was killed when his car collided with a semi-truck this morning. The man, 30, was killed after he lost control of his car and crossed the median, striking an eastbound semi-truck head on near Portland Avenue East around 2 a.m.The truck driver, 45, was treated for minor injuries and released….

Jenny Albano

1 Killed When Montana Prison Worker Bus Flipped

A bus that was carrying employees for the Montana State Prison to work hit a deer and flipped over on Friday, November 16, killing 1 person and injuring 21. The accident, which occurred at 5:30 a.m., was transporting 26 people and flipped into the median of Interstate 90, 50 miles southwest of Helena.Montana Highway Patrol Trooper Rodger Kenney said a front tire of the bus hit the deer and it…

Glenn Phillips

$4 Million Deal with Washington State Patrol

A Bellevue woman who was severely injured three years ago in a collision involving a State Patrol trooper has been awarded a $4 million settlement. The victim was home for the 2004 winter holidays when her vehicle was T-boned by former Trooper Josh Stuart’s.Terlinchamp suffered traumatic brain injuries and required months to recover, according to a lawsuit she filed last year in King County…

Glenn Phillips

More Than 50 Accident In Ellensburg

Snow has been blamed for dozens of accidents in the Kittitas Valley of central Washington. Few significant injuries were reported. Light overnight snow also was followed by a rash of accidents the next morning in Spokane. State troopers told KHQ Television at least six collisions had occurred by about daybreak, including a number along I-90 west of town.

Glenn Phillips

Car Goes Under Cable Barrier

A 17-year-old was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center after the car he was driving went under a cable barrier near Centralia and struck a southbound pickup truck Wednesday morning. The driver remained in critical condition at Harborview Medical Center today. The driver of the truck suffered minor injuries and was treated and released at a local hospital.

Glenn Phillips

7 People Injured in Tacoma Car Crash

The Tacoma Fire Department reports five adults and two children were taken to area hospitals after a van-car crash. The crash occurred in south Tacoma. Nine people were riding in the two vehicles. No one sustained life-threatening injuries. The Tacoma Fire Department sent four engines, four medic units, two ladder companies and six ambulances to the crash scene because there were so many people…

Glenn Phillips

Train Collided With a Semi In Seattle

A freight train hit a semi that drove into its path at East Marginal Way South and South Spokane Street on Wednesday afternoon. Nobody was injured in the collision, in which a train broadsided a tractor-trailer that had driven into its path. Flashing lights and warning devices were in use at the railway crossing, said BNSF spokesman Gus Melonas. The train, which was en route to the railroad’s…

Glenn Phillips

Music Teacher Killed in Car Accident

Residents of the Benton county town of Paterson are mourning the death of the elementary school’s music teacher. Deborah Tegland was killed in a collision with a semi0truck while driving to school Friday on Highway 14.In addition to teaching piano, Tegland organized school talent shows three times a year, started an after-school music club and was raising money for her students to have a…