Captain Monica Alexander
Government and Media Relations
(360) 596-4010 – office
(360) 596-4015 – fax
*** For Immediate Release***
Washington State Patrol Seeks Information on
Hit and Run Collision
King County -- The Washington State Patrol is seeking information on a two car, hit and run collision involving a WSP patrol vehicle that occurred on June 2, 2015 at approximately 11:16 am. The trooper's patrol vehicle was struck by a white Saturn passenger car, possibly a station wagon, while making a turn at the intersection of SR 18/I-90 near Snoqualmie. The Saturn, which has severe front-end damage,fled the scene westbound on SR 18 and was last observed continuing on SR 18 near Auburn. Below are photos of the WSP vehicle and bumper from the suspect vehicle.
The Saturn, which may have previously been maroon in color, was previously reported as driving the wrong way on I-90 before striking the WSP vehicle. The vehicle was then observed driving the wrong way on SR 18 after the collision.
State Patrol detectives are asking anyone that may have information regarding this incident to call Detective Sergeant Stacey Moate at 425-401-7745 or firstname.lastname@example.org