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Child, pregnant woman hurt in fatal Longview crash
PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) -- At least one person was killed, a child was injured and a pregnant woman suffered serious injuries in a two-vehicle crash on SR 432 in Longview on Wednesday night.
Washougal man dies in ATV crash near Gifford Pinchot National Forest
Investigators believe alcohol and/or excessive speed are factors in an ATV crash that killed a 47-year-old Washougal man and injured a Vancouver woman Tuesday night near a U.S. Forest Service Road east of Cougar. The driver, Eric J. Heath, was pronounced dead at the scene.The crash, which occurred o
Deputies: One person dead, another injured after ATV crash in Skamania Co.
SKAMANIA COUNTY (KPTV) - An ATV crash left one person dead Tuesday night.Skamania County deputies responded to a report of a deadly ATV collision roughly 18 miles east of Cougar, Washington on private land around 10:10 p.m.A local fire chief called deputies to report the incident and inform them tha
1 injured in crash north of Battle Ground
NEAR BATTLE GROUND, Wash. —A driver was taken to the hospital Wednesday after being rear-ended by another vehicle, according to Washington State Patrol.The crash happened just after 2 p.m. on State Route 503 about four miles north of Battle Ground.WSP said the driver of a Mercedes had stopped on the
Vancouver man gets 8 years in crash that killed pregnant woman
In a bench trial Oct. 4, Clark County Superior Court Judge Robert Lewis found Arthur A. Shchukin, 32, guilty of vehicular homicide.
Health officials issue advisory for lake in Camas due to algae bloom
CAMAS, WA (KPTV) - Clark County health officials are advising the public to avoid contact with water at Round Lake on Wednesday.Clark County Public Health said to avoid direct contact with waters at Round Lake due to cyanobacteria bloom, also known as blue-green algae.The bloom was reported by a cit
Armed man dead after officer-involved shooting in Longview
Police said the man started firing at them from inside a homeA siren on a patrol car. (KOIN 6 News)LONGVIEW, Wash. (KOIN) -- A man was killed early Wednesday morning after police say he displayed a firearm at authorities.Longview Police Department said officers were dispatched to the 600 block of Ca
Clark County deputies ask for public's help identifying attempted vehicle theft suspect
VANCOUVER, Wash. – The Clark County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help identifying a suspect who they say tried to steal a vehicle from two teenage girls Tuesday night.According to the sheriff’s office, the suspect confronted the 18-year-old and 13-year-old girls at the Hazel Dell Safe
Man dies in shootout with officers in Longview
Longview police said officers and Cowlitz County sheriff's deputies were initially sent to the 600 block of California Way about 2:50 a.m. to deal with an unwanted person. They contacted the man, who "displayed" a gun, fled from officers and forced his way into an occupied home, according to police.
Vancouver police ask for help finding missing 65-year-old woman
VANCOUVER, WA (KPTV) - Vancouver police are asking for public’s help in locating a missing 65-year-old woman.Karen Pearson was last seen walking away from her home near downtown Vancouver at about 5 p.m. Tuesday, according to police.Police say she has a mental health disorder and she does not have h
Battle Ground company builds puppet that coughs when air is bad
No, that sentence is not the outcome of a particularly weird round of Mad Libs. It’s the tale ofToxic Toby, an unlikely venture from Britain’s clean air activists and Battle Ground business Luna’s Puppets.
Police: Robbery suspect leads law enforcement on chase in stolen pickup
PORTLAND, Ore. – Two people are in custody after a stolen vehicle chase from Portland to Vancouver involving someone suspected of assaulting a teenager during a convenience store robbery.The investigation started about 11:40 a.m. Tuesday when police learned a man with a gun took some stuff from the
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Police: Man found dead on NE Portland bike path; suspicious in nature
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - Portland police are investigating a suspicious death in northeast Portland on Tuesday.Officers said they responded to a bike path near Northeast 122nd Ave and Northeast Siskiyou Street on the report of an injured person around 7:23 a.m.A man was found lying on the bike path and
Court docs: Man threatened to kill woman at Portland motel because she wouldn’t participate in prostitution
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - A Portland man was indicted on prostitution and assault charges Monday for allegedly trying to force a woman to perform sex acts for money, according to the Multnomah County District Attorney’s Office.The attorney’s office says Adrian Allen Coleman, 50, used force and intimidat
Seahawks, Blazers owner Paul Allen dies at the age of 65
Paul Allen, the billionaire co-founder of Microsoft and the owner of the Seattle Seahawks and Portland Trail Blazers, died on Monday after complications from non-Hodgkins lymphoma. He was 65.
Semi rolls over on I-84; Driver, most cattle killed
I-84 is closed both ways between La Grande and Baker CityPORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) -- A driver and most of the cattle the person was hauling died on Tuesday after the driver's semi hit a guardrail and flipped.The accident happened after 2 p.m. on Tuesday four miles east of La Grande on I-84. Both direct
Man suffers life-threatening injuries after shooting at NE Portland park
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - Portland police say a man was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after a shooting at a northeast Portland park Tuesday evening.Officers responded to reports of gunfire at Dawson Park in the 2900 block of North Williams Avenue just after 7:10 p.m.Officers canvased the p
Ridgefield man killed trying to cross I-5
Details are still scarce about a 20-year-old from Ridgefield who was struck by an SUV while trying to walk across Interstate 5 at about 8:40 p.m., Thursday.According to reports from Washington State Patrol, 25-year-old Lili Shi of Irvine, California, was driving northbound in a Mitsubishi Outlander
Vancouver man dies in rollover crash on I-5
The Washington State Patrol said Mason H. Salvador was southbound on the interstate, approaching Vancouver's Main Street exit in an exit-only lane, when he lost control, veered across all southbound lanes and hit a center barrier and a light pole.