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

*** For Immediate Release***

Date: September 22, 2015
Contact: Trooper Mark Francis
Phone: (360) 654-1200
Cell: (425) 508-0793
Twitter: @wspd7pio

State Patrol Detectives Seek Witnesses to Collision Involving Trooper

The Washington State Patrol's Major Accident Investigation Team is investigating a two-vehicle, serious injury collision that occurred at 11:25 p.m. on Thursday, September 17, 2015. A state trooper in a marked gray Ford Explorer was traveling northbound on SR 99 just north of Lincoln Way in Snohomish County when he collided with a gold Cadillac Catera that was entering SR 99 from a business/residential driveway to head south. Both drivers were seriously injured in the collision.

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 Sergeant Jerry Cooper at (425) 508-0602 or Detective Ed Collins at (360) 805-1153.