70 accidents in Eastern Washington over Thanksgiving weekend, 2 fatal

The Seattle Post-Intelligencer reports that there were more than 70 automobile accidents in Eastern Washington over the long Thanksgiving holiday weekend as winter weather and snow moved in. Of the 70 accidents, unfortunately, 2 involved fatalities.

seattle car accident attorneyA head-on collision claimed the lives of two young people, ages 18 and 20 near Deer Park. According to the Washington State Patrol, the two were killed in a head-on collision when a truck ran into them around 3:50pm on Friday. The State Patrol have arrested the 39-year-old driver of the truck for suspicion of driving under the influence.

A one-car rollover accident killed Clyde Lippencott, 65, and injured his companion when the car they were driving on along Highway 2 and Highway 211 in Pend Oreille County near Diamond Lake went off the road and rolled into a ditch.

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