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Car wreck in Federal Way injures one, sparks brush fire

Post by Adam Lynn / The News Tribune on Oct. 4, 2012 at 6:59 am with No Comments »
October 4, 2012 6:59 am

A driver was badly injured in a single-car wreck on Southwest Dash Point Road in Federal Way early this morning, police said.

The car left the road just before 1 a.m. and hit a utility pole, trapping the driver inside the car and sparking a brush fire, police said.

The driver’s injuries appeared to be life-threatening, and police were forced to close the road for several hours while they investigated and battled the flames.

The identity of the driver was not immediately released.

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