Automotive

Kennewick Police respond to rollover accident, no injuries

Kennewick Police Department responding to a rollover collision on 10th Avenue near Benton Street around 5 a.m. Tuesday. Police report there are no injuries and the cause of the investigation is under investigation.You are asked to avoid the area.

Man driving under the influence crashes into parked WSP Trooper

Washington State Patrol report drugs or alcohol were a factor when a man rear ended a Washington State Trooper.Just after 6 p.m. Sunday, 41-year-old Paul Bishop was merging onto westbound I-82 from Valley Mall Boulevard when he rear ended the…

Couple remains in critical condition after fatal crash near Prosser

Washington State Patrol reports drugs or alcohol could have been a factor in a fatal head on collision on State Route 221, just 4 miles southeast of Prosser around 4 p.m. Tuesday.Police say 41-year-old Josue Alvarado was driving north on…

Motorcyclist dies in wreck near Prosser

PROSSER, Wash. - A 65-year-old man from the Tri Cities died in a motorcycle wreck on a remote stretch of road outside Prosser Sunday.The man has been identified, but his name isn't being released pending the notification of family.The Benton…

Small plane crash at Enumclaw airport seriously injures 3

ENUMCLAW, Wash. -- Authorities say a small plane crashed at Enumclaw city airport Thursday night, injuring three people on board.Puget Sound Fire said all three people were transported to hospitals by airlift and medics. Two of the more seriously injured…

Utility work to restrict traffic in Yakima on North 40th Avenue

The City of Yakima reports utility work will result in traffic restrictions on North 40th Avenue between Lincoln Avenue and Englewood Avenue on Wednesday, July 26th and Thursday, July 27th. Work on the project will begin at 7:00a.m. until 3:30…

Man dies in Yakima motorcycle accident

YAKIMA, Wash. - Washington State Patrol says speed is the cause of a motorcycle accident that killed one man in Yakima.David Cole, 37-years-old, was driving a 2008 Yamaha motorcycle on the 1400 block of Weikel Road when he failed to…

Pasco Police, Richland Police searching for stolen SUV

Early Sunday morning, Richland Police Department sent out a description of an SUV that had been stolen. Police said the white 2002 Ford Explorer SUV had minor front end damage and its hood was held down with straps and bungees.

Influx in car prowlers hits Tri-Cities

Residents throughout the Tri-Cities have been reporting an influx of vehicle prowls in the last few days, police saying most of the cars targeted are unlocked.

Distracted Driving Bill passes Washington House

The "Driving Under the Influence of Electronics Act," passed the Washington state House on Wednesday, and now heads to Governor Inslee's office for a potential signature.

Richland makes first approval of car tab fees

The City of Richland approved a $20 car tab fee during Tuesday night's city council meeting. The car tab will help raise $850,000 to pay for annual street maintenance and resurfacing, and build a Duportail Bridge.