MONROE — Ten people were injured, including a 14-year-old who was hospitalized at Harborview Medical Center, in a three-vehicle rollover crash Sunday afternoon that closed both directions of U.S. 2.
An 86-year-old Snohomish man driving a 2017 Toyota Camry turned left from Sofie Road, just east of Monroe, onto the highway allegedly in front of traffic, according to the Washington State Patrol. A 72-year-old Sultan man driving a 1996 Dodge Ram pickup truck reportedly struck the sedan, crossed into eastbound traffic and hit a minivan head on. There were six people in the 2008 Honda Odyssey minivan, including the 14-year-old from Shoreline who was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.
Everyone was wearing a seatbelt, according to the State Patrol.
The Snohomish man and his passenger were treated at the scene.
The Sultan man and his passenger were taken to EvergreenHealth Monroe.
Four people in the minivan, ranging in age from eight to 48, were taken to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett.
The highway was closed for over three hours.