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Troopers: License Plate Left At Damaged Guardrail

Alaska State Troopers say a license plate that dropped off a vehicle that struck a Tongass Highway guardrail led to the driver, who did not report the incident.

01/07/2014

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Wash. Patrol Car Hit By Stolen Car

A Vancouver, Wash., police spokeswoman says an SUV that smacked into a parked patrol car at an accident scene had been stolen the day before.

12/16/2013

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School Bus Fatally Injures Woman In Portland

Portland police have identified a woman fatally injured when she was hit by a school bus as she crossed a street with her husband Tuesday afternoon.

07/09/2013

File photo of a crevasse in a glacier. (Photo by DANIEL GARCIA/AFP/Getty Images)

Snowmobiler Rescued From Deep Crevasse After 75-Foot Fall

Authorities say a Fairbanks man was uninjured after his snowmobile plunged into a crevasse and he fell at least 75 feet.

04/05/2013

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9-Year-Old Dies In DUI Crash In Pierce County

The Washington State Patrol is recommending a vehicular homicide charge against a 26-year-old Gig Harbor man who crashed his car on Highway 16, killing his 9-year-old nephew.

03/18/2013

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Scuba Diver Dies In Puget Sound Accident

Fire officials say a scuba diver has died in an accident in Puget Sound.

03/10/2013

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Boy Hit By School Bus Airlifted To Hospital

The Washington State Patrol says a 7-year-year-old boy struck by a school bus in Ferndale, Wash., has been airlifted to a Seattle hospital.

01/11/2013

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1 Dead After Yacht, Boat Collide Off Seattle

Authorities say one man has died after a Puget Sound collision between a yacht and a small aluminum boat overturned the smaller boat, dumping its two occupants into the water.

10/05/2012

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12-Year Old Redmond Boy Accidentally Hangs Himself

King County Sheriff’s spokeswoman, Cindi West, says a child accidentally fatally hung himself while using a homemade zip line.

09/26/2012

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Hot Air Balloon Lands Near Ore. Interstate

Oregon State Police say a hot air balloon with 10 people on board landed in a grassy area west of Interstate 205 Saturday morning after its operator couldn’t land safely at two other spots because of windy conditions.

06/09/2012

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