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Garbage truck tips on state Route 3

A garbage truck tipped over due to a flat tire Sept. 12 on state Route 3 in Bremerton.

According to a Washington State Patrol report, the garbage truck was driving south and had a flat right-front tire that blew and caused the driver to lose control and tipped on its side.

The road was closed at milepost 35 just south of state Route 304 and the road was closed for more than three hours.

Recreational burn ban lifted

Mason County has lifted the recreational burn ban due to lower temperatures and higher humidity levels.

According to a news release, the national...


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