The Tacoma News Tribune reports that Martin E. Schuler, age 41 of Sumner, was critically injured and Lisa M. Prime, age 41 of Puyallup, was seriously injured in a single-car accident on Highway 162 near Sumner.
According to the report, Sumner lost control of the car he was driving as he was attempting to pass another car around 11:15pm on Sunday. Apparently, his car hit a fire hydrant, two concrete dividers and a telephone pole.
Police believe that alcohol was a factor in the car accident. Prime was apparently wearing her seat belt while Schuler was not wearing a seat belt.
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