Most read stories on Columbian.com, week of July 17

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photoA trooper inspects cars crushed in a collision with a cement truck in Camas.

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Most Read Stories on Columbian.com July 17-23:

No. 1) One killed, five injured in collision with cement truck

An 18-year-old Vancouver woman was killed and five people were injured late Monday afternoon in a collision of a cement truck with three passenger cars on state Highway 14 in Camas, just east of the Lady Island Bridge.

No. 2) Vancouver boy, 11, drowns near Lacamas Lake

An 11-year-old Vancouver boy drowned Tuesday afternoon after a swimming accident in an area known as the Potholes south of Round Lake, authorities said.

No. 3) Vancouver man involved in fatal crash

Police said Jamie Keiser, 41, of Vancouver was driving a GMC pickup on Taylors Ferry Road at Southwest 62nd Avenue when a man driving a moped made an extremely wide right turn that took him into the pickup’s path.

No. 4) Houseboat mired in river, limbo

An abandoned houseboat moored along the bank of the river — towed there illegally by the vessel that had sunk — is now sinking, too. The houseboat sits partially submerged, its roof gutters on one end nearly touching the river.

No. 5) I-205 crash sends one person to hospital

A vehicle crash Friday morning on Interstate 205 sent one person to the hospital with a cut to the head.