3 Girls Injured after Car Crashes into Power Pole on Southeast Kent Kangley Road [Maple Valley, WA]
Girl Airlifted after Car Crashes into Power Pole on Southeast Kent Kangley Road
MAPLE VALLEY, WA (October 13, 2020) – Three girls sustained injuries after a car crashed into a power pole on Southeast Kent Kangley Road, Tuesday morning.
According to the King County Sheriff’s Office, the incident happened shortly before noon. A westbound Toyota Tacoma, driven by a 15-year-old Issaquah girl, veered off the north shoulder. Then, the vehicle slammed into a utility pole in the 22000 block of SE Kent Kangley Road.
The impact of the crash ejected one passenger from the vehicle.
A medical helicopter transported a 16-year-old Newcastle girl to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. As per reports, she remains in critical condition.
Another 16-year-old girl suffered a broken leg, while the driver sustained minor injuries.
Officers continue to investigate the cause of the crash. Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.
It is important to keep your eyes on the road when behind the wheel of any vehicle. Stay within the speed limit, and strictly follow the rules of the road. Watch out for possible road hazards and drive defensively anytime and anywhere.
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