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WSP: Patrol Car Hit On Interstate; Trooper Taken To Hospital

BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) - The Washington State Patrol says a patrol car was hit after the trooper stopped Tuesday morning to investigate multiple crashes on an icy stretch of Interstate 5 north of Burlington.
    
Trooper Mark Francis says the trooper was taken to a hospital to be checked out for soreness.
    
Francis says the interstate was covered with a sheet of ice that caused four crashes at once near Bow Hill.

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