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Posted: Aug 19, 2019

Nearly a dozen people injured by fireworks in Grant County in 2019, nearly a dozen fires started

Firework injuries and fires in Washington state surpassed 300 so far in 2019. The Washington state fire marshal’s office released its firework-related incident tally. Of the 331 reports of firework incidents reported by hospitals, clinics and fire agencies, 297 occurred between June 28 and July 5. The majority of injuries were caused by people holding fireworks while they were lit or standing too close to fireworks once they were lit.
- PUB DATE: 8/19/2019 11:40:28 AM - SOURCE: iFiberOne
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Posted: Aug 19, 2019

VIDEO: Semi crashes into SR 512 guardrail, setting truck ablaze in Puyallup

A semi burst into flames Monday morning in Puyallup, snarling the morning commute along SR 512. It was around 2 a.m. when a semi in the eastbound lanes on the overpass to Golden Given Road crashed into a guardrail, rolling the truck over and setting it ablaze, troopers said. Video from the scene shows the flaming semi with at least two holes in the trailer.
- PUB DATE: 8/19/2019 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: KOMO-TV ABC 4 Seattle
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Posted: Aug 18, 2019

Fire truck crashes in Grant County, firefighter sent to the hospital

The firefighter was heading to a brush fire when the truck rolled over. No other cars or people were involved. The firefighter came from Grant County Fire District 10. Fellow firefighters responded and got the crew member out. The crash happened about three miles west of Royal City. Washington State Patrol will be investigating.
- PUB DATE: 8/18/2019 1:51:59 PM - SOURCE: YakTriNews
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