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Federal Way man, driver injured in Mason County rollover crash

A Federal Way man, 31, was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center after a one-vehicle rollover crash in Mason County Sunday afternoon.

The 26-year-old Burien man driving the Mitsubishi van that crashed was also flown to the hospital, the State Patrol said.

Their conditions were not immediately available Sunday.

According to the State Patrol, they were heading south on U.S. Highway 101 13 miles north of Hoodsport about 1 p.m., when the vehicle drifted into the ditch and rolled onto the driver’s side, breaking the windshield.

Both occupants fell out of the van.

What caused the crash is still being investigated.

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Elderly woman hit by car in Federal Way, hospitalized with life-threatening injuries

A woman in her 80s was hit by a car just before 5 :30 tonight in the 1400 block of South 312th Street in Federal Way, according to police.

She was taken to Harborview Medical center with life-threatening injuries.

West South 312th Street is closed between Pacific Highway South and 14th Avenue South as crews investigate, and is expected to be shut down for three to five hours.

The driver of the vehicle was not injured.

Officers do not suspect drugs or alcohol were involved, Federal Way police spokeswoman Cathy Schrock said.


Motorcyclist airlifted in serious condition after Thurston County collision

Officials were called about 8 p.m. to a motorcycle accident at Offut Lake Road Southeast and Marshall Road Southeast.

A man was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in serious condition after the accident, said Washington State Patrol Trooper Guy Gill.

Gill said it’s possible a DUI was involved.

Further details about the accident were not immediately available Monday night.



Man charged in Kent shooting booked into jail

A Kent man accused of shooting another man who tried to intervene in a neighborly dispute July 8 was booked into jail this morning.

Wendall Oliver Adams Jr. is charged with assault in the first degree and unlawful possession of a firearm, according to charging documents.

The shooting happened about 1 p.m. in the 22400 block of Benson Road Southeast.

The victim’s god mother told police that she asked him to contact Adams, because she suspected Adams took her car. She said Adams and her daughter recently broke up.

Witnesses told police Adams came outside his apartment and shot the victim

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