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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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Hunter Killed As Big Storm Pounds Ore. Coast

A storm pounding the Oregon coast has taken the life of an elk hunter near Nehalem.

11/19/2012

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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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2 Wash. State Teens Die After Hiking Fall

Two teenage boys, ages 18 and 16, died Sunday during a hike in the mountains east of Seattle after falling from rocks near a water fall.

09/17/2012

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Suspect Arrested in Seattle Bicycle Fatality

Police say more than 50 tips from the public helped them track down a driver suspected in a hit-and-run accident that killed a bicycle rider last summer in Seattle.

06/07/2012

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WA Lawmaker Proposes Tougher DUI Penalties

A Washington state lawmaker and two county prosecutors are backing proposed legislation to increase sentencing ranges in drunken driving fatalities.

12/28/2011

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