Press Release


Jeep accident sends 3 to hospital

Kittitas County, WA - 05/29/2018 - On Sunday 5/27/18 at around 1107 hours, Deputies and Kittitas County Search and Rescue responded with fire and EMS crews to a roll over jeep accident on a remote jeep trail northeast of Liberty,

46 year old Mark Ramynke, 38 year old Jessica Ramynke, and Mark’s daughter 19 year old Chesney Ramynke, all from Moxee, were injured after their jeep went off the trail and rolled approximately 200 feet or more down an embankment. The subjects were all ejected from the vehicle. Mark was extricated by a Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office helicopter and later transported to Harborview Medical Center with serious life threatening injuries. Chesney was transported to KVH in Ellensburg by ambulance with minor injuries, and Jessica was transported to Harborview by an Airlift Northwest helicopter with serious injuries. The cause of the accident remains under investigation.

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Contact: Clay Myers, Undersheriff