Crash near Soap Lake kills one, seriously injures another
SOAP LAKE, Wash. — According to Washington State Patrol, one person was killed and another seriously injured in a crash on SR 17 at milepost 87, about 11 miles north of Soap Lake Thursday morning.
#BREAKING SR 17 MP 87 (12 miles N of Soap Lake) serious injury collision w/ vehicle into lake. HWY BLOCKED. USE ALT ROUTE. Updates as I get them. AVOID AREA! Emergency personnel attempting recovery. pic.twitter.com/oxxhPLvazT
— Trooper Brian Moore (@wspd6pio) January 11, 2018
The highway was blocked Thursday while emergency personnel attempted recovery. The highway is now back open.
Officials advice you use extreme caution when driving.
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