Acting Captain Rob Huss
Government and Media Relations
(360) 596-4010 – office
(360) 596-4015 – fax

*** For Immediate Release***

Date: Month 00, 2012
Contact: Trooper Keith Leary
Phone: (360) 654-1200
Cell: (425) 508-0793
Twitter: @wspd7pio

State Patrol Detectives Seek Witnesses

The Washington State Patrol Major Accident Investigation Team (M.A.I.T.) is investigating the one-motorcycle serious injury collision involving a Snohomish County Sheriff’s deputy this morning. The crash occurred at about during the morning rush hour at 8:15 a.m. as the deputy was entering the southbound lanes of I-5 from Smokey Point. He suffered serious injuries and was airlifted to Harbor Medical Center in Seattle.

Detectives are seeking additional witnesses to the collision and any event leading up to it. If you saw or heard anything or know someone that did, please call M.A.I.T Detective Sergeant Jerry Cooper at (360) 805-1192 or Detective Ed Collins at (360) 805-1194.