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The State Route 8 accident that was originally dispatched as a hit and run with a vehicle in the ditch at milepost 8 is said to still be under investigation for as to who was at fault.  

We have an update this morning on a traffic accident that we first mentioned as an alert on our Facebook Page Grays Harbor Scanner where a 16 yeard old Oakville girl was transported to the hospital for her injuries in a rollover accident east/south of Oakville Saturday night. 

Hoquiam Police Chief Myers says that yesterdays fire in the 1000 block of Lincoln Street is being investigated for suspicion of arson.  Hoquiam has had a string of fires over the past few years that they have had to investigate as a possible arson, and this one has been added to the list.  

The Hoquiam Police Department still has no suspect in the robbery which occurred on May 25, 2018 at Smoketown, and there is now a reward being offered for credible information leading to the arrest of the person.  More from Chief Jeff Myers below.

The Aberdeen Fire Department confirmed Saturday morning that a fire that broke out at a residence in the 400 block of N Alder in Aberdeen did claim one life.  This was an alert that Grays Harbor Scanner first posted on their Facebook page, and we now have that official update. 

County K9 unit attempted to stop a motorcycle early this morning, after a short pursuit the K9 officer and his partner located the suspect in the dunes. This is one motorcyclist that didn't get away.  More from Chief Criminal Deputy Shumate; 

Grays Harbor Scanner got this in Wednesday late afternoon in regards to an accident that had Hoquiam traffic snarled for a bit. More from Chief Jeff Myers;

On Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at approximately 10:53 AM, Hoquiam officers were advised of a newer red Camero traveling eastbound on Emerson Ave swerving all over the road. At one point, the citizen following the car indicated the driver had crossed into the oncoming lane and had almost caused a head-on collision.

Within moments, officers were advised the Camero had struck several parked cars in the 700 block of Simpson Avenue. The driver had reportedly exited the Camero and was stuffing items into a backpack in the trunk.

Hoquiam Fire and Police responded to a bicyclist down on the sidewalk on Adams Street off Chenault Ave on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at 1511 hours. The 10-year old girl had suffered obvious head trauma and was transported from the scene to the hospital by HFD ambulance.

In talking with the other children in the area, the girl was riding down the hill on Chenault when she tried to turn onto Adams Street, but apparently was going too fast. The bike hit the curb which vaulted the child into the nearby fence.

The girl was not wearing a bike helmet.

Grays Harbor Scanner has the latest video from the US Coast Guard where an aircrew rescues 3 fishermen who became stranded on rocks in Willapa Bay Pacific County on June 20th.The US Coast Guard released a video this afternoon of a rescue/medevac of a fisherman 9 miles off the coast of Grays Harbor.  We have the video and press release below. 

Sgt. David McManus with the Ocean Shores Police Department says that Officer Chris Iverson once again played a vital role in rescuing a father who had become stranded in the waters off Ocean Shores after he tried rescuing his son who had been swept out on a riptide. 

What started as a malicious mischief call at Safeway in Aberdeen ended in the store closure Tuesday morning due to a major gas leak that could cost the store in excess of 200,000 dollars in damages.

We have more on this from Lt. Darst PIO for the Aberdeen Police Department.

The Aberdeen Police Department says that they have arrested 2 in relation to a drive-by shooting that occurred on May 12th.  They say that they believe Gang retaliation to be the motive in this case, here is more from Lt. Darst

On 07/14/18 at about 7pm I solo motorcyclist was checking into a local hotel for a single night stay on his tour of the Country which began in New York. While taking his items into his room, he left his $300 Harley Davidson motorcycle helmet unattended in the parking lot.  When he returned to get it someone had taken it.  Video surveillance of the parking lot showed a male on a bike had taken it and fled.

Sgt McManus with the Ocean Shores Police Department said Sunday evening that the rescue that was posted to the Grays Harbor Scanner page had a quick good ending due to two women swimmers from Port Orchard and Bremerton. 

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