Man seriously injured in U.S. 2 crash between Monroe, Snohomish

SNOHOMISH — A man suffered life-threatening injuries when he was involved in a head-on collision on U.S. 2 Tuesday morning.

The crash occurred around 7 a.m. just west of Westwick Road between Monroe and Snohomish, the Washington State Patrol reported.

The man was eastbound when his Honda Civic crossed into a westbound lane, striking a pickup and then colliding head-on with a box truck, officials said.

The man’s age and hometown were not immediately available. A child, whose age and gender were not immediately available, was a passenger. The child’s injuries were not considered life threatening, trooper Heather Axtman said.

Both the driver and child were taken to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett.

The pickup truck and box truck drivers were not injured.

State Patrol detectives are investigating the cause of the crash.

Some traffic was detoured through the city of Snohomish.

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