Truck Loses Control and Injures 4 People in Pioneer Square Five people were injured Monday, August 19 when a large dump truck violently crashed into a Seattle Subway restaurant. The crash occurred around 9:30 a.m. in the Pioneer Square neighborhood. According to the Seattle Police Department, the truck had a “catastrophic mechanical failure” and completely lost control of the brakes. The truck was seen careening the steep hills of James Street at 40 mph, striking
Friday morning’s rainy commute into Seattle was certainly one for the record books. Multiple automobile-related incidents left traffic snarled for hours and hours as police and WSDOT employees did their best to ease wait times into the city. The first reported incident involved a dramatic police chase along Interstate 90. At 2:30 a.m. a woman commandeered a Kent police cruiser and attempted to escape. Kent PD were able to track her down using the cruiser’s
Without a doubt, Washington State is a paradise of national parks, mountains, crystal lakes, and lush evergreen forests. Anyone lucky enough to call the state home knows they live in a true paradise. Residents must remember, however, that we share such natural beauty with dozens upon dozens of animal species, some of whom can pose a grave danger. Below is a list of the most dangerous animals to be found in the great Evergreen State.
The widow of a truck driver who plunged over the ledge of a Wisconsin highway is suing the trucking company for negligence in its hiring and training process. The I-94 truck accident left two men dead. Lillian Moss Johnson recently filed a lawsuit against Warehouse Transport Services over the death of her husband, Jeffrey Johnson, according to the Wisconsin Journal Sentinel. Authorities called her husband a hero for diverting his truck last-minute to avoid striking
With its famously mild climate, Washington is one of the best states to ride through on a motorcycle tour. Washington also has some of the nicest, even-paved roads that climb sky-high mountains and descend right down to the Pacific coast. So, no matter if you’re simply looking for a quick weekend jaunt or saddled up for a long trek through the Evergreen State, this list has a motorcycle ride for every type of rider. #5.