Multi-Vehicle Accident Closes SR 26 for Four Hours

State Route 26 was closed for about four hours Saturday at the Othello city limits after there was a multi-car accident, and law enforcement is looking for the driver that caused the incident. Washington State Patrol says a 2004 Acura TL swerved into the opposite lane hit an SUV which…




Accident in Quincy Results in One Fatality

From a GCSO Press Release: A 19-year-old Quincy man was killed and two other men injured due to a two-vehicle collision Friday evening west of Quincy. Jose DeLaTorre Jr. was driving a Nissan Altima east on Road 9-Northwest when he failed to yield and collided with a Ford F350 pickup…


UPDATE: Elderly Driver Injures 3 Pedestrians in Chelan

UPDATED with new details An elderly driver who accidentally hit the gas instead of the brake drove through a family eating shaved ice in Chelan Thursday. The accident happened about 6:30pm  near Lakeside at the intersection of West Woodin Avenue and East Center Street.   Sgt. Adam Musgrove of the Chelan County…


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Fatal Accident Claims Wenatchee Man’s Life

A 49-year-old Wenatchee man died in a one-vehicle accident seven miles south of Peshastin in the early morning hours Saturday. The Washington State Patrol says Wayne Beebe was northbound on State Route 97 on his motorcyle when he lost control and crossed the road striking the guardrail in the southbound…


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Injury Accident Closes Highway 28 Monday Night

Highway 28 was closed for about four hours Monday night after an accident involving a semi-truck blocked the roadway. The Washington State Patrol says the semi-truck was driving towards East Wenatchee near Rock Island Dam a little before 11:00 when it drifted over the center line and overcorrected causing it…


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Fatal Accident Happens Near George

A 41-year-old Palisades man was killed in an early morning accident Saturday on I-90 just east of George.  The Washington State Patrol said Casey K. Crockett was a passenger in a Jeep Grand Cherokee driven by George M. Wistos, 51, Wenatchee that was traveling westbound when it crossed the median…


Woman in Critical Condition After Jumping from Moving Car

A 20-year-old Mansfield woman jumped from a vehicle as it was driving west of Mansfield. Washington State Patrol says she was transported to Central Washington Hospital. The Wenatchee World reports the woman is in critical condition and exited the vehicle while it was traveling at about 40 MPH because of…


Classic Car Rolls Off Truck

A 1963 Studebaker Continental GT was being transported on East Street when the truck stopped in front of Cascade Auto Center around 5:00 p.m. last night. A worker was attempting to drive the car off the top rack of the hauler when it went forwards instead of backwards flipping off…