King County Sheriff’s Deputy Involved in Two-Vehicle Accident near Southeast Wax Road
MAPLE VALLEY, WA (September 18, 2018) – On Tuesday morning, a King County Sheriff’s deputy’s patrol car was involved in a two-vehicle crash on Renton Maple Valley Road Southeast.
The collision occurred at around 8:30 AM at the 18600 block of Renton Maple Valley Rd SE, near Southeast Wax Road. The deputy was reportedly not injured in the collision, but was examined by emergency paramedics as a precaution. The second driver complained of neck and back pain, but it unclear if he was hospitalized.
According to the County Sheriff’s Office, the deputy was not on patrol and was not running with lights or sirens. Authorities are still investigating the incident to confirm what led to the crash. No further details have been disclosed to the public at this time.
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