At least one dead after two-vehicle crash on Hwy 97 in Chelan County
Posted on Sunday, November 7th, 2021 at 9:45 pm
LIBERTY, WA (CHELAN COUNTY) – At least one person was killed in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 97 near the Blewett Pass Summit in Chelan County on Saturday afternoon, according to the Washington State Patrol.
— Trooper John Bryant (@wspd6pio) November 7, 2021
The crash happened at around 4:20 p.m. on northbound U.S. 97 near milepost 169, about five miles north of the Blewett Pass Summit and ten miles north of Liberty, when two vehicles collided.
At least one person was pronounced dead after the accident.
The cause of the crash and the identity of the deceased were not immediately released.
The roadway was blocked for several hours following the accident. By around 7:30 p.m., the road was reopened.
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