WSP trooper killed.
Washington State Patrol trooper struck by driver on I-5, airlifted to the hospital
CHEHALIS, Wash. – A Washington State Police trooper was struck and killed by a fleeing motorist Tuesday afternoon on I-5 in Chehalis, according to a department spokesperson. Washington State Patrol Trooper Will Finn said a car involved in a Thurston County pursuit crashed into Justin Schaffer, 28. Schaffer died at Harborview Medical Center, Finn said. Schaffer spent seven years with the Washington State Patrol.