Tractor accident injures Arlington-area woman

OSO — A 38-year-old Arlington-area woman was seriously hurt Tuesday after being run over by a tractor.

It happened about noon in the area of the 19000 block of Highway 530 between Whitehorse Trail and Ramstad Road, officials said.

The woman was flown via medical helicopter to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, Oso Fire Chief Willy Harper said. She appeared to be alert and conscious at the time.

Arlington Fire Department medics and Snohomish County sheriff’s deputies also were called to the scene.

The tractor was being driven by a 51-year-old Arlington-area man, sheriff’s spokeswoman Shari Ireton said.

Deputies believe the incident was an accident, she said. There was no evidence of a crime.

View Tractor accident, 4-30-13 in a larger map

More in Local News

Army nurse from Everett has vivid memories of ‘forgotten war’

Barbara Jean Nichols, 95, served near the front lines in Korea and Vietnam, and in Germany.

In county overdose crisis, nasal spray has saved 100 lives

About 900 local law enforcement officers have been trained to use naloxone to revive opioid users.

Second former student files abuse claim against teacher

The woman says Cascade High School’s Craig Verver had sexual contact with her on campus.

Man arrested after allegedly threatening people near EvCC

The community college was briefly on lockdown Thursday morning.

Edmonds to add bike lanes in two areas

Crews will begin the first phase of work Thursday and Friday, weather permitting.

Woman fatally shot at home near Everett

Another woman and three children, who were also in the home, were not injured.

Woman injured after losing control of her pickup

A 50-year-old woman was injured Tuesday after her pickup lost… Continue reading

Freshwater invertebrates found in local water bodies

Bryozoans are tiny invertebrates that live in jelly-like masses, and their presence is a good thing.

Front Porch

EVENTS Sk8 Fest returns to Arlington The Centennial Sk8 Festival celebrating longboards… Continue reading

Most Read