Three injured in Skykomish one-car collision
Three injured in Skykomish accident
Motor vehicle collision cause unknown
Date: April 23, 2011, 04/23/2011
Location: Skykomish, King County, Washington
Type: Car accident, Motor vehicle collision
Outcome: Three injured
Three people were injured in a one-car collision near Skykomish on Saturday afternoon.
Around 3:30 p.m. a car carrying three people was headed east on Highway 2 near Northeast Old Cascade Highway when it crossed the centerline, left the road and struck a telephone pole.
The driver, a 23-year-old woman and her passenger, a 24-year-old woman, were airlifted to Harborview Medical Center. The third passenger, a 23-year-old male, was taken to Everett hospital. Their conditions were not reported.
National Car Accident Statistics
There were an estimated 6,420,000 car accidents in the US in 2005. There were about 2.9 million car accident injury cases and 42,636 car accident deaths. An average of 115 persons die each day in car accidents in the United States -- one every 13 minutes. According to the World Health Organization about 3000 people die in car accidents each day worldwide.
Washington State Patrol is investigating the accident and did not report what may have been the causing factors in the crash.
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