Lights & Sirens

Go behind the yellow tape with The News Tribune

NOTICE: Lights & Sirens has moved.

With the launch of our new website, we've moved Lights & Sirens.
Visit the new section.

Yelm wreck: State Patrol releases photo of car in which two teens were hurt

Post by Adam Lynn / The News Tribune on Sep. 30, 2009 at 8:34 am with 7 Comments »
September 30, 2009 8:35 am

Two Yelm girls were hurt when the car they were in collided head-on Tuesday with a box truck. Here’s the aftermath. Be careful out there.

Photo courtesy of Washington State Patrol
Photo courtesy of Washington State Patrol
Leave a comment Comments → 7
  1. JanieJones says:

    There’s a slideshow with more pictures of this car on KIRO’s website (use the link from the puyallup river truck accident) and after seeing it I’m really surprised those girls lived. The car is totally mangled.

  2. interWOLFone says:

    I agree, JanieJones. Having worked as an EMT in L.A., and having seen similar MVA’s…I am also amazed that these two girls survived the accident at all.

  3. fivecardstud says:

    I’m so surprised they wern’t decapitated from the picture. Them are some very fortunate girls and they better thank their heavenly father for that. WOW.

  4. bobbysangelwife says:

    Holy Moses!! I’ve seen some nasty wrecks in my time, but WOW….this is one of the worst, and they survived it!! I wonder how they’re doing now….
    God definitely had His hands on these two girls that morning!

*
We welcome comments. Please keep them civil, short and to the point. ALL CAPS, spam, obscene, profane, abusive and off topic comments will be deleted. Repeat offenders will be blocked. Thanks for taking part and abiding by these simple rules.

Follow the comments on this post with RSS 2.0