Rachel Kamin dies after crash with auto thief, Joseph Strange, in high-speed chase on Rucker Ave at Pacific Ave in Everett on May 12

Modified Date: 
Wed, 11/12/2014 - 3:44pm
Accident Date: 
Thursday, May 9, 2013

The driver of a stolen pickup crashed into a car Sunday night in Everett, leaving the driver of an SUV with life threatening injuries.

A high-speed police chase in Snohomish County ended with a man in custody at a local hospital and a second driver rushed to Harborview Medical Center with serious injuries.

A 33-year-old convicted felon has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder in a car chase that fatally injured an Everett, Wash., nurse.

A woman who was injured when her car was struck Sunday night by a stolen pickup in Everett has died, according to Everett police.

A woman who was injured when a fleeing pickup truck crashed into her car in Everett has died.

Sgt. Ryan Dalberg said Wednesday that Rachael Kamin died Tuesday night at a Seattle hospital

Just before midnight Sunday, she suffered severe head injuries when a stolen pickup truck slammed into her car in downtown Everett.

Kamin, a registered nurse, was just a few blocks from her job at the south campus of Providence Regional Medical Center Everett. The full-size Ford F350 pickup allegedly was driven by a convicted car thief who was trying to outrun police, who had chased him all the way from Bothell.

Police believe a convicted auto thief was behind the wheel of a stolen pickup late Sunday night when it slammed into a car in downtown Everett and sent a Mukilteo woman to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Detectives are investigating a serious injury collision after a stolen truck crashed into another vehicle late Sunday night.

Type: Car Accident
People Involved: 
Joseph D. Strange
Rachel Kamin

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