SUV goes off cliff near Mount Rainier National Park; 1 dead – The Seattle Times

One person was killed and another critically injured after a crash near Mount Rainier National Park on Saturday , according to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department.

Fire crews were dispatched to the crash at the Evans Creek Off-Road Vehicle Park, near the Mowich Lake Road entrance to the park, about 5 p.m.

A 1994 Jeep Wrangler went off a cliff, falling about 1,000 feet, and the man inside it was killed.

About 600 feet down the cliff, a woman was critically injured and had to be rescued.