Complete Yakima, WA accident reports and news.


Accidents in Yakima result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a Yakima 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 Yakima 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 Yakima 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.

Yakima Police Department;

Yakima Fire/EMT Department;

Major hospitals in Yakima include Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital and Yakima Regional Medical Center.

Yakima Municipal Court;

Yakima County Superior Court;

Yakima real-time traffic report;

Washington State Insurance Commissioner site.

How do you deal with an insurance claim after a Yakima 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 Yakima personal injury attorney is needed to manage the insurance claim. 

Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Tue, 04/09/2024 Bicycle Accident 49-year-old bicyclist was struck and injured by a pickup truck on South 16th Avenue in Yakima, Washington
Wed, 04/03/2024 Car Accident Driver suffered a medical issue while crashing into a building near North 16th Avenue and Summitview Avenue in Yakima, Washington
Sat, 03/23/2024 Car Accident Jazmine Gutierrez, 20, was killed in a rear-end collison on Interstate 82 in Yakima, Washington
Sat, 03/16/2024 Car Accident Jazmine Gutierrez, 20, died in a two-vehicle rear-end collision on Interstate 82 in Yakima, Washington
Thu, 02/29/2024 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian struck and critically injured by a car at the intersection of West Nob Hill Boulevard and South 10th Avenue in Yakima, Washington
Fri, 02/23/2024 Motorcycle Accident Motorcyclist injured in a crash involving two cars on Interstate 82 in Yakima, Washington
Sun, 01/21/2024 Car Accident 32-year-old driver killed in a single-vehicle rollover crash with ejection near the intersection of River Road and Fruitvale Boulevard in Yakima, Washington
Thu, 01/11/2024 Car Accident Driver arrested following a high-speed single-vehicle crash near Summitview Avenue and North 28th Avenue in Yakima, Washington
Sun, 12/24/2023 Car Accident Three injured in a collision allegedly caused by road rage and impairment at South 16th Avenue and Grant Street in Yakima, Washington
Wed, 12/06/2023 Car Accident Regina Frank, 26, was killed in a single-vehicle crash on Occidental Road in Yakima, Washington
Wed, 08/30/2023 Car Accident Mason Euteneier, 23, Kiona Whitefoot, 20, and Steve Bueno, 19, died, Kolby Funkhouser, 20, was charged following a two-vehicle collision at the intersection of 48th Avenue and W. Nob Hill Boulevard in Yakima, Washington
Sun, 06/12/2022 Bicycle Accident 66-year-old woman on bicycle fatally struck by large vehicle that allegedly veered over fog line, fled scene on Summitview Road in Yakima, Washington
Sat, 06/11/2022 Car Accident 24-year-old woman dies in single-vehicle rollover crash on West Nob Hill Boulevard in Yakima, Washington
Tue, 03/01/2022 Truck Accident Semi-truck driver Dale D. Lewis, 60, dies in multi-semi crash, trucks roll off overpass at Interstate 82 and North First Street in Yakima, Washington
Mon, 05/24/2021 Pedestrian Accident Carollee Fisher, 26, was struck and critically injured by a driver at 40th Avenue and Tieton Drive in Yakima, Washington