Alcohol not believed to be factor in fatal crash

SILVANA — Investigators don’t believe alcohol was a factor in the one-car rollover accident in Silvana on Sunday that took the life of a 16-year-old Camano Island boy.

Anthony Comstock died from head injuries, according to the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office.

Snohomish County sheriff’s collision detectives are investigating the crash, which took place about noon along Pioneer Highway near Norman Road, south of Stanwood.

Five other people were injured in the accident. Police don’t believe any other vehicles were involved. No other details have been made public.

More in Local News

District takes steps to secure school campuses

Safety measures have been enhanced at Hawthorne and Silver Firs elementary schools in Everett.

Hard work is paying off for Mariner High senior

Mey Ly has excelled in school since moving here from Cambodia; she also serves as an intrepreter.

County under flood watch; back-to-back storms promise heavy rain

The National Weather Service issued a flood watch Monday for… Continue reading

1 arrested after SWAT team moves in on Marysville house

The incident was connected to an earlier robbery.

Yes to turn signal — eventually

Adding a right-turn signal at 112th St. and 7th Ave. is turning out to be a bit more complicated.

Cleaning up after other people’s messes

Snohomish County program recycles derelict RVs abandoned on roadsides and in homeless encampments.

The Lake Washington view from the “Greatest Setting in College Football” is behind the sign that says it is so. The setting is lost in the blackness, so folks visiting from Salt Lake City to support their Utes last Saturday night had to take our word for it. (Dan Bates / The Herald)
Huskies are a victim of their own success

They’re a favorite to feature on nighttime national broadcasts, meaning most games are in the dark.

No easy exit from Smokey Point shopping complex

There’s just no easy exit on this one. A reader called in… Continue reading

Most Read