Updated on: 9/12/2019
A white pickup truck struck a black mustang killing a woman and injuring two children early Tuesday morning on SR-202 just east of Ames Lake Road according to Washington State Patrol (WSP).
Investigators are unsure of the exact cause of the accident at this time but have noted the pickup was traveling east when it appears to have struck the mustang which appeared to be traveling in the west bound lane or potentially turning in some way.
There were two children injured in the Mustang with the 19-year-old driver, a 4-year-old and an infant who were both transported to the hospital in critical condition according to WSP. The identity of the driver has not been confirmed at this time and her relationship with the children is also unknown as it does not appear she is the registered owner of the vehicle involved in the crash.
The driver of the white pickup truck was transported to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries according to a WSP spokesperson and will be
Q-13 reports showed fog on the road at the scene of the crash but when asked, a spokesperson for the WSP stated they did not know at this time if the fog was a factor, but it did not appear that road conditions played a role in the crash at this time.
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