Complete Bellingham, WA accident reports and news.


Accidents in Bellingham result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a Bellingham crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When a Bellingham accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Here are resources to help accident victims and their families after a Bellingham wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

Bellingham Police Department;

Bellingham Fire/Emergency Medical Services Department;

Whatcom County Sheriff’s Department;

Bellingham's major hospital is St. Joseph Medical Center.

Bellingham Municipal Court;

Whatcom County Superior Court;

Bellingham real-time traffic report;

Washington State Insurance Commissioner site.

How do you deal with an insurance claim after a Bellingham accident?

Regardless of how severe an accident is, almost everyone involved has to deal with insurance companies and claims. For accidents with very minor injuries and damage, a claim can sometimes be handled by working with the insurance adjuster. For crashes involving more serious injuries, or when a fatal crash occurs, a Bellingham personal injury attorney is needed to manage the insurance claim. Go here to learn more about how a Bellingham accident lawyer helps accident victims.


Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Fri, 01/06/2023 Car Accident One person dies when their car is struck by hit-and-run driver, bursts into flames on Meridian Street in Bellingham, Washington
Wed, 12/14/2022 Car Accident Isaac L. Dykstra, 23, seriously injured in single-vehicle crash on Interstate 5 in Bellingham, Washington
Tue, 07/12/2022 Pedestrian Accident Man in house sustains minor injuries when allegedly drunk driver crashes car through wall on Springside Lane in Bellingham, Washington
Fri, 02/11/2022 Car Accident Hit-and-run crash on Samish Way near the Elks Club in Bellingham, Washington
Sat, 07/24/2021 Motorcycle Accident John and Mary Anderson killed in motorcycle collision at Chuckanut Drive and Sound View Road near Bellingham, Washington
Fri, 12/13/2019 Car Accident Hundal S. Karnveer, 19, and Manbir Singh, 18, killed in rear-end collision on I-5 ramp in Bellingham, Washington
Sat, 05/25/2019 Car Accident Joshua M. Oudman, 25, killed in crash on Yew Street Road in Bellingham, Washington
Mon, 04/15/2019 Car Accident Rollover crash reported on Interstate 5 in Bellingham, Washington
Wed, 03/27/2019 Truck Accident Fed-Ex truck crashes on I-5 near Bellingham, Washington
Tue, 03/19/2019 Pedestrian Accident Butch Mullins, 17, killed in hit-and-run pedestrian collision on I-5 in Bellingham, Washington
Mon, 12/31/2018 Car Accident Hunter G. Bills, 20, injured in hit-and-run car crash on Lake Whatcom Boulevard near Bellingham, Washington
Wed, 12/19/2018 Car Accident Emmanuel Azeke injured in single-vehicle crash on Marine Drive in Bellingham, Washington
Mon, 12/10/2018 Train Accident Pedestrian killed in collision with train at Boulevard Park in Bellingham, Washington
Thu, 11/08/2018 Pedestrian Accident Man injured in pedestrian collision on Cordata Parkway in Bellingham, Washington
Mon, 07/23/2018 Car Accident Selena L. Pool, 19, and David E. Evans, 60, injured in collision on Samish Way in Bellingham, Washington