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Tag: Emerald Ridge High School


William Peter Allen described as “A Young Man of Integrity”

Here’s an unedited copy of the story we will print tomorrow about Peter Allen, a 21-year-old man from Puyallup who died during a climbing accident Monday morning near Snoqualmie Pass. I also wanted to point out a blog post from a Seattle Church written about Allen earlier this year. A friend of mine who knew Allen forwarded it to me shortly after deadline tonight, but I thought it was worth sharing. Click here to read the post.

Tomorrow’s story:

A popular 21-year-old college athlete, biochemistery student and outdoor lover from Puyallup was identified Tuesday by the King County Medical

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King County Medical examiner identifies Puyallup hiker who died Monday on Snoqualmie Pass

The hiker who took a fatal fall near Snoqualmie Pass was William Allen of Puyallup, the King County Medical Examiner’s office confirmed this afternoon.

Allen was a 21-year-old science student at the University of Washington and a graduate of Emerald Ridge High School on South Hill.

Allen fell about 100 feet to his death Monday morning on Kaleetan Peak in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness north of Snoqualmie Pass.

The medical examiner’s office has determined his death to be an accident and the result of several injuries suffered during the fall.