Pickup hauling trailer loses control, rolls before catching fire on US 2
Posted on Tuesday, October 6th, 2020 at 11:22 am
GOLD BAR, WA – A pickup truck pulling a construction trailer crashed on Highway 2 last Thursday, seriously injuring two occupants and causing the vehicle to catch fire.
🚨serious injury crash🚨 ALL of US-2 near milepost 34 (east of Goldbar) is fully blocked due to a 1 truck hauling a construction trailer. The truck lost control and rolled. Both occupants were pulled to safety by Good Samaritans seconds before the truck caught fire! pic.twitter.com/tlRiahpvIj
— Trooper H. Axtman (@wspd7pio) October 1, 2020
Washington State Trooper Axtman reported via Twitter that witnesses rescued the truck’s occupants before the truck caught fire. Highway 2 was closed in both directions near milepost 34 while WSP investigated.
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