News

Five-year-old, two others injured in hit and run

Five-year-old, two others injured in hit and run

Photo: clipart.com

KGMI News Reporting
By Joe Teehan, Tracy Ellis

BELLINGHAM, Wash. – A young girl was flown to a Seattle hospital after a hit and run crash in Whatcom County Saturday night.

The Washington State Patrol reports 33-year-old Jackson Strange of Bellingham was driving northbound on Haxton Way at about 9:30 p.m. when he crossed the center line and collided head-on with a southbound car.

A five-year-old girl in that car was injured and airlifted to Harborview Medical Center.

Two women in the car were also hurt and taken to Saint Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham.

Troopers say Strange suffered injuries, but fled the scene.

Charges are pending in the crash.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Today’s celebrity birthdays

Fresh
honeybooboo

Reality TV star Alana Thompson, also known as "Honey Boo Boo," turns nine today.

in Viral Videos

7 smartphone photography tricks

18-overlay7

Upgrade from the selfie with these seven awesome photo tricks.

in Sports

USC’s Shaw admits to lying about injuries, rescue¬†

Southern California coach Steve Sarkisian watches his players train during NCAA college football practice Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, in Los Angeles.

USC coach Steve Sarkisian says the Trojans are "extremely disappointed in Josh." Shaw is a team captain and a key starter

in Sports

Browns WR Gordon suspended for 2014 season

browns

Browns star wide receiver Josh Gordon has been suspended by the NFL one year for violating the league's substance abuse policy.

in Sports

Experts want to see NFL act on domestic violence

In this Aug. 16, 2014, photo, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice (27) carries during an NFL preseason football game against the Dallas Cowboys in Arlington, Texas. Ravens running back Ray Rice is sitting out two games for domestic violence. A positive marijuana test, meanwhile, means Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon will miss a full year.

Critics of the NFL's arbitrary policy toward domestic violence point to the contrast between the punishments

Bellingham Traffic