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Lakewood boy, two adults injured in drunken driving accident on I-5

Post by Stacia Glenn / The News Tribune on April 1, 2013 at 6:31 am with No Comments »
April 1, 2013 6:31 am

A 6-year-old Lakewood boy and two adults were injured late Sunday in a suspected drunken driving accident on Interstate 5 in Kent, according to the Washington State Patrol.

Troopers said a 26-year-old man was driving north on I-5 just before 11 p.m. when he lost control of his 1999 Chrysler, hit the freeway barrier and rolled the vehicle. It landed on its top.

The driver, the 6-year-old boy and a 28-year-old woman in the passenger seat were all taken to area hospitals with injuries. The boy was wearing a seat belt, troopers said.

WSP is investigating.

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