Update WSP Trooper vehicle struck by sleeping driver

WASHINGTON STATE PATROL
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DATE: 20190511    TIME: 1638    INV UNIT: 872 – TROOPER CARLONE
LOCATION:E90 MP298 TWO MILES EAST OF LIBERTY LAKE
COUNTY:SPOKANE    COLLISION REPORT NUMBER:SECTOR   CASE FILE:19010951
NBR VEH: 3    CARS: 03    TRUCKS: 00    MOTORCYCLES: 00   PEDESTRIANS: 00
NBR INJ: 02    DECEASED: 00              DRUGS OR ALCOHOL INVOLVED: NO
———————————-PERSON(S) INVOLVED—————————-
NAME: WELLS, ALLEN O    AGE: 19 YEARS    SEX:MALE    MC ENDORSEMENT: N/A
CITY: SPOKANE  DRIVER VEH 01  BELT/HELMET: YES-RESTRAINT USED
INJ/DISP: INJURED TREATED AT SCENE
VEH1: WHITE 2005 FORD TAURUS
DAMAGE/DISP: TOTALLED IMPOUNDED BY DIVINES VALLEY TOW
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NAME: LEWIS, JULIUS G    AGE: 35 YEARS    SEX:MALE    MC ENDORSEMENT: N/A
CITY: SPOKANE  DRIVER VEH 02  BELT/HELMET: YES-RESTRAINT USED
INJ/DISP: NOT INJURED
VEH2: 2018 CHEVROLET MALIBU
DAMAGE/DISP: DAMAGED IMPOUNDED DIVINES VALLEY TOW
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NAME: WICKHAM, JAMES T    AGE: 42 YEARS    SEX:MALE    MC ENDORSEMENT: N/A
CITY: SPOKANE  DRIVER VEH 03  BELT/HELMET: NO
INJ/DISP: INJURED TRANSPORTED TO VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER
VEH3: WHITE 2018 FORD EXPLORER INTERCEPTOR
DAMAGE/DISP: TOTALLED IMPOUNDED TO D4
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————————————-DESCRIPTION——————————–
VEHICLE ONE WAS EASTBOUND I90 APPROACHING MP298 IN THE RIGHT LANE.  VEHICLE TWO WAS EASTBOUND I90 APPROACHING MP298 IN THE RIGHT LANE MOVING INTO THE LEFT LANE.  VEHICLE THREE, A FULLY MARKED WASHINGTON STATE PATROL VEHICLE WITH LIGHTS ACTIVATED, WAS PARKED ON THE RIGHT SHOULDER ASSISTING A DISABLED MOTORIST EASTBOUND I90 AT MP298.  VEHICLE ONE STRUCK THE REAR OF VEHICLE TWO.  VEHICLE ONE VEERED ONTO THE RIGHT SHOULDER AND STRUCK VEHICLE THREE ON THE RIGHT SHOULDER.
—————————————CAUSE————————————
DRIVER FELL ASLEEP
————————————–CHARGES———————————–
NEGLIGENT DRIVING 2ND DEGREE

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