Washington

Dozens Overdose at Concert in Rural Washington

Rural hospital treats about 70 concert-goers over weekend, including 40 related to drugs and alcohol.

Posted Monday, July 1, 2013

MedStar Alert App Facilitating Emergency Medical Transport in Northwest

The app streamlines calls for rapid medical transport and sends back information, including how soon a helicopter or MedStar aircraft will arrive.

Posted Monday, June 24, 2013

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Bridge Collapse in NW Washington

Collapse dumped a handful of vehicles and people into the Skagit River.

Posted Thursday, May 23, 2013

Seattle Man Killed in Fiery Electrocution

Witnesses reported a flash of sparks and a man falling.

Posted Friday, May 3, 2013

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1 Dead, 1 Missing in Avalanches East of Seattle

One woman caught in avalanche has died, search for missing man suspended.

Posted Sunday, April 14, 2013

First Responders Awarded for Saving Life

Nine Cherry Point emergency personnel were awarded March 27 for actions that directly resulted in saving an active duty Marine’s life on Sept. 26.

Posted Friday, April 5, 2013

Washington State Dispatcher Sends Mom to Rescue

A 911 dispatcher in Washington state called on her own mother to rescue a stranded boater in the Columbia River, knowing her mother could kayak to the area faster than sending the sheriff's office patrol boat.

Posted Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Pedestrians Killed, Injured in Seattle Crash

Paramedics revived a non-breathing infant on the scene.

Posted Tuesday, March 26, 2013

D.C. Firefighters Transport Stroke Victim in Fire Engine

Southeast incident is the third one involving an ambulance responding from far away.

Posted Friday, March 8, 2013


 

 

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