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Tag: state Route 410


State Patrol: Tacoma man arrested for driving under the influence with 5 improperly seat-belted children in vehicle

A Tacoma man had five children and two adult passengers in his vehicle when he was stopped Saturday night and arrested for driving under the influence, according to State Patrol spokesman Guy Gill.

A trooper pulled over the 34-year-old man about 11:30 p.m. when the vehicle he was driving at mile 10 of westbound state Route 410 drifted into the oncoming lane and to the right shoulder of the road, Gill said.

A breathalyzer test showed the suspect’s blood alcohol level was above the legal limit of 0.08, according to the State Patrol.

Troopers arrested the driver for investigation of

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CLEARED: SR 410 shut down at 166th in Sumner after gas line break, local daycare evacuated

UPDATE as of 8:41 p.m. Construction crews working on road improvements accidentally hit a 2-inch gas line, according to East Pierce Fire & Rescue. The daycare, the Bonney Lake Justice Center, and local officers were evacuated as a precaution, East Pierce said. People in an apartment complex were asked to remain there as emergency crews worked.

The leak was stopped just before 8 p.m.

State Route 410 was closed for about 1  1/2 hours. Main Street East will be closed as the gas line is fixed.

No one was injured.

UPDATE as of 6 p.m. The gas leak has been

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State Patrol looking for witnesses to fatal Enumclaw crash Halloween night

The State Patrol is looking for witnesses to a fatal car-pedestrian crash that happened Halloween night in Enumclaw on westbound state Route 410.

Justin Relethford, 16 of Enumclaw, died after he was hit by a pickup about 8 p.m. near milepost 23 as he was walking on the right shoulder, according to the State Patrol.

A 16-year-old Enumclaw girl who was walking with Relethford did not report any injuries.

The 20-year-old from Buckley who was driving the pickup is being investigated for vehicular homicide, the State Patrol said.

Anyone who has information about the crash or who knows someone who

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