WSP receives 970 King County storm-related incidents in 24 hour period

The Washington State Patrol reports that in a 24 hour period between 8am on Monday, November 22, and Tuesday, November 23, that the King County Washington State Patrol communications center received 970 traffic-related incidents including 348 car accidents.

The WSP, in a media release, said that in many cases, there were more than one collision in the incident reports. Of the 348 motor vehicle accidents that were reported, 16 were injury accidents.

The WSP advises motorists should prepare for driving in freezing weather including insuring that their gas tanks are full and they have extra warm clothes, extra food and weather which can help if there are traffic delays or if you are stranded far from home.

This information is provided by Seattle Car Accident Lawyer blog, a service of The Farber Law Group. We represent people who have been seriously injured in motor vehicle accidents caused by the negligence of another.

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