Captain Monica Alexander
Government and Media Relations
(360) 596-4010 – office
(360) 596-4015 – fax

*** For Immediate Release***

Date: July 20, 2015
Contact: Trooper Mark Francis
Phone: (360) 654-1200
Cell: (425) 508-0793
Twitter: @wspd7pio

State Patrol Detectives Seek Witnesses to a 27 Car Collision

The Washington State Patrol's Major Accident Investigation Team is investigating a 27-car collision, where a southbound dump truck and trailer crossed the median and struck numerous vehicles in the northbound lanes. The collision occurred on July 18, 2015 at 8:26 AM, just south of Anderson Road at milepost 224 in Mount Vernon.

Detectives are seeking witnesses to the collision or any events leading up to it. If you witnessed anything, or know someone who has information, you are asked to call Detective Ed Collins or Detective Jason Kraus at (360) 805-1153.