20-Year-Old Levi Moser Identified in Fatal Wrong-Way Crash in Tacoma, Gregory Steele Arrested for DUI
TACOMA, WA (April 7, 2023) – Officers identified 20-year-old Levi Moser as one of the victims who died in a wrong-way crash on 705 Freeway on April 2.
According to the Washington State Patrol, the collision happened at 5 Freeway. Based on a report, 37-year-old Gregory Steele of Gig Harbor was going southbound in the northbound lanes of the freeway prior to the crash.
Subsequently, his Ford F-150 struck Moser’s Honda Accord.
As a result, Moser and his 17-year-old male passenger from Puyallup both suffered grave injuries and died in the incident.
A 15-year-old female passenger in the Accord and a female passenger in the F-150 also suffered injuries and were taken to St. Joseph Hospital.
WSP said Steele had a blood-alcohol level of .2 at the time of the crash. Commissioner Craig Adams ordered Steele to be held in the Pierce County Jail on a $1-million bail. If he posts bail, Steele would be required to be on electronic home monitoring.
At this point, an investigation into the accident is ongoing.
Our sympathies go out to the family and friends of Levi Moser and the other victim.
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