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Tag: Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital

June
27th

Bonney Lake boys on scooter and bike suffer non life-threatening injuries in crash with vehicle

A pair of 12-year-old boys were taken to Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital Thursday night after they were hit by a vehicle when they blew through a stop sign in Bonney Lake, police Sgt. Robert Haog said.

Their injuries are not life-threatening, he said.

One boy was riding a scooter and the other a bike, when a slow moving vehicle hit them about 9:30 p.m. at 75th Street East and 194th Avenue East, according to police.

Hoag said officers are still investigating the crash.

April
2nd

Man accused of hitting 4-year-old daughter with belt, putting her in cold bath for half an hour after she threw away dinner

A 37-year-old man pleaded not guilty to second-degree child assault today, after he allegedly abused his four-year-old daughter by striking her with his belt and putting her in a cold bath for about half an hour.

According to charging papers:

Marcellus Noelval White hit the girl with his belt multiple times Sunday after she threw away her dinner, and he put her in the cold water to calm her down and make the injuries less visible.

The child was shivering when she got out of the bath.

Her mother told officers she saw White hit the girl about seven times

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March
17th

Boy, 9, dies day after allegedly impaired uncle crashed car in Purdy

A 9-year-old boy died tonight after he was ejected Saturday from a car driven by his uncle.

Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital spokeswoman Marce Edwards confirmed tonight that the boy has died. The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office has not yet identified him.

The crash about 1:30 a.m. Saturday happened as the driver tried to exit from westbound state Route 16 to Purdy Drive, lost control, and flipped the vehicle, according to the State Patrol.

The 26-year-old Gig Harbor man admitted to drinking “too much” and using marijuana prior to driving, troopers said. His blood alcohol level was more than

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