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

*** For Immediate Release***

Date: September 1, 2016
Contact: Trooper Rick Johnson
Phone: (425) 766-0812
Twitter: @wastatepatrol

WSP Seeking Witnesses to a Motorcycle Fatality Collision

King County -- The Washington State Patrol is investigating a fatality collision involving a motorcycle and a Department of Transportation (DOT) attenuator truck. This collision occurred at approximately 11:59 AM on August 31, 2016, Westbound Interstate 90 at milepost 47.

The Department of Transportation was conducting roadwork utilizing a rolling lane closure. A motorcycle was involved in a collision with one of the DOT trucks which resulted in the death of one of the two individuals on the motorcycle.

Washington State Patrol detectives are seeking any witnesses that may have information pertaining to this collision.Please contact Detective Brody Ford at (425) 401-7742 or email at