Saturday, February 15, 2014
Father of 4 killed in 28-car pileup, family dog still missing.
CLARK COUNTY, WA (KPTV) -A local family is dealing with great loss after the big February snowstorm.
On Thursday, their father was killed in a massive pile up on I-5 created by slick road conditions. Their family dog, Daisy, was also in the car, and she is still missing.
The father of four was killed in the 28-vehicle pileup on I-5 south of Ridgefield. Deputies say three other people were badly hurt.
According to Scott's family, he couldn't stop in time because of all of the snow piled on the freeway. His car was crushed in-between two truck trailers, and he died instantly. The family had no life insurance and he leaves behind 2 children with special needs,
If you know where Daisy might be, call the East Padden Animal Hospital.
If you want to help the Scott family during this difficult time, you can go to any US Bank and donate to the Matthew Scott Memorial Fund.
You can also donate online at fundrazer.com under Matthew Scott's name at 360-892-1500..
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