First responders were dispatched to the 1500 block of Slater Road due to a report of an injury crash today, June 4th, just before 9:30am.
A white SUV could be seen at the crash scene immediately west of the railroad tracks appearing to have collided head-on with a commercial vehicle in the westbound lane. Both vehicles had minor to moderate front-end damage
Bellingham Fire Department Captain Dave Pethick said 1 person was treated at the scene and transported by a medic unit under advance life support protocol (ALS) in stable condition.
Slater Road was closed for over an hour between LaBounty Drive and Ferndale Road while the crash was being investigated by the Washington State Patrol.