Monday, October 8, 2007

utility trailer that crossed the center line.

LYNNWOOD, Wash. — Scott Dilworth, who grew up in Corvallis and now works as a police officer in Lynnwood, Wash., was injured Tuesday night in an incident that investigators are considering a hit-and-run collision.

Dilworth, 33, remained hospitalized Thursday at Harborview Medical Center after sustaining broken bones in the collision. None of the injuries is considered life-threatening. He is the son of John and Julie Dilworth of Corvallis.

According to officials, Scott Dilworth and several other motorcycle officers from the Puget Sound area were riding in formation as part of a motorcycle officer training session when he was struck by a truck pulling a utility trailer that crossed the center line. Another officer, from the city of Snohomish, also was involved and sustained minor injuries.

The suspected driver was arrested and booked by the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office on two counts of felony hit and run and vehicular assault, according to the Lynnwood Police Department.

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