One Person Killed, One Seriously Injured in Head-On Crash on SR-167 in Auburn


At this time, it is not known which vehicle was going which way to cause this violent head-on crash killing one driver.

Auburn, WA: Just after 1 a.m., the Washington State Patrol and Valley Regional Fire responded to a reported high speed head-on crash with serious injuries on northbound SR-167 at 37th Street Northwest.

When emergency crews arrived, they found two vehicles with extreme front end damage.

As emergency personnel started to provide medical care to the drivers involved, it was clear that one driver was deceased, and the other suffering from serious injuries.

The driver with serious injuries was transported to a local trauma center in unknown condition.

Washington State Patrol closed two northbound lanes just before 37th Street Northwest as they investigate collision.

No word if speed, drugs, or alcohol played a role in this collision