Highway 12

Yakima Firefighter Busy Controlling Naches Wildfire
Fire crews worked for hours to control a fire off  Highway 12 near 40 Avenue on Sunday afternoon. Yakima Battalion Chief, Mitch Cole said crews were actually fighting two separate fires. The second could have been a spot fire that spread from the original flames...
Mini Van Collides with Motorcyclists, Injuring Two
A sunny summer ride on a motorcycle on Highway 12 turned into emergency helicopter rides for two people near Ethel.
Two people on a motorcycle both suffered broken legs after a crash with a mini-van.  It happened when a 70-year-old Mossyrock woman turned into the path of an oncoming motorcycl…
Tacoma Man Drowns in the Naches River
A 24-year-old man from Tacoma died in the Naches River Tuesday afternoon after entering the water at north 16th Avenue. Authorities say the man was with his brother and girlfriend when he decided to pull off the road and take a swim. He never returned to the vehicle and police were called...
Yakima Motorcyclist Crashes On Highway 12
A Yakima man riding a motorcycle on Highway 12 near White Pass had to be taken by helicopter to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle on May 27. It’s unclear why Paul M. Keller’s motorcycle lost control, but an investigating trooper does not believe alcohol w…