Man Accused of Causing 5-Car Federal Way Pileup Charged

According to Komo News, a 42-year-old man accused of causing a violent Monday morning car crash in Federal Way was charged Friday with two counts of vehicular assault and two counts of reckless endangerment.

Image retrieved from Komo News.

Police say the man charged was driving the black Dodge Challenger at high speeds through Federal Way when he crashed into four cars, seriously injuring two people.

One driver, a 48-year-old Tacoma woman in a black Honda CRV, sustained internal injuries and was taken to Harborview Medical Center for treatment.

The second victim, a 35-year-old Auburn women in a white Nissan, suffered injuries to the brain, neck, and internal organs, and is listed in critical condition.  A 2-year-old boy and a 1-month-old boy in the car with her were not injured.

In addition to the four counts he’s already charged with, the driver could also be charged with DUI once investigators receive a toxicology report.  He has a prior DUI conviction from Texas in 2006.

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