WSP responds to 8 collisions in Kennewick due to snow and ice Thursday morning

Wsp Responds To 10 Collisions In Tri Cities
Washington State Patrol

KENNEWICK, Wash. — The Washington State Patrol responded to eight collisions in Kennewick early Thursday morning due to snow and ice in our region.

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Trooper Clasen with Washington State Patrol says there were 10 collisions in District 3 Thursday morning due to the inclement weather. District 3 covers Yakima, Benton, Franklin, Walla Walla, Garfield, Columbia, and Asotin Counties.

Washington State Patrol responded to eight of those collisions in the Kennewick area, according to Trooper Clasen.

“Just a reminder that speed limits are intended for ideal road conditions,” said Trooper Clasen.

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Washington State Patrol advises drivers to give extra space between yourself and others when road conditions are not ideal.