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Fire breaks out in Pasco apartment, investigation underway

PASCO, Wash. - The Pasco Fire Department was called to an apartment fire on Thursday morning. The fire broke out at 936 Ruby Street just before 7 a.m., and according to officials, no one was home at the time. Police…

Man dies of cardiac arrest after crash with semi in Kittitas Co.

KITTITAS COUNTY, Wash. - A 29-year-old man died of cardiac arrest after a crash in Kittitas County on Sunday afternoon. According to officials, around 3 p.m. deputies were dispatched to a semi versus pickup crash at the Hanson Road and…

Driver crashes into cow near Connell

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Wash. - One person survived with just minor cuts after crashing into a cow near Connell on Monday morning. According to the Franklin County Sheriff's Office, the crash happened on Paradise Road around 7 a.m. The driver had…

City of Kennewick selects Chad Michael as new fire chief

KENNEWICK, Wash. - The City of Kennewick announced Thursday that Chad Michael will be the new Fire Chief of the Kennewick Fire Department. Michael will officially be sworn in on March 17 at the council meeting starting at 6:30 p.m.…

Police investigate fatal crash in Kennewick

Kennewick police are on the scene of a fatal crash on W 10th Avenue and S Steptoe Street. According to police, a woman was driving alone westbound on…

Search crews find body in Walla Walla River

UPDATE (9:55 a.m.) Officials have recovered a body in the Walla Walla River. The victim was a man. https://www.facebook.com/KAPPKVEW/videos/497700884480524/ --- WALLULA, Wash. - Walla Walla deputies and dive rescuers are currently looking for a body that was reportedly spotted by…

Abandoned church in Wapato damaged by fire

A former church caught on fire in Wapato on Tuesday night. Around 9:30 p.m., Wapato firefighters were sent to 102 East 5th Street, the former Assembly of God Church.…

23-year-old dies after crash on I-90 in Ellensburg

ELLENSBURG, Wash. - A 23-year-old is dead after a crash on I-90 in Ellensburg. The crash happened Monday morning when the driver, Afredo Calderon-Diaz was allegedly going too…

I-90 eastbound reopened in Ellensburg after injury crash

UPDATE (10:01 a.m.) The roadway is back open, as per Trooper Bryant. -- UPDATE (8:12 a.m.) Trooper John Bryant now said only one vehicle was involved. https://twitter.com/wspd6pio/status/1221828118446391296 -- UPDATE (7:57 a.m) Trooper John Bryant said one eastbound lane will be…