Three people airlifted with serious injuries after collision on US 101
Posted on Monday, August 24th, 2020 at 12:13 pm
TACOMA, WA – Three people were airlifted from a serious injury collision on US Highway 101 near Eagle Point Drive on Saturday night.
Washington State Trooper Chelsea Hodgson reported that the accident was caused by a vehicle turning onto US 101 from Eagle Point Dr without looking for oncoming vehicles. That driver pulled into the path of an oncoming northbound vehicle, which collided with them.
#UPDATE US 101 at Eagle Point Dr:
The crash was caused by a driver pulling onto US 101 from Eagle Point Drive into the path of a northbound vehicle.
Two occupants were airlifted with serious injuries.
Tows are en route to help clear the road. Thank you for your patience.
— Trooper Chelsea Hodgson (@wspd8pio) August 23, 2020
The accident happened around 8 p.m. Saturday. US 101 near Eagle Point Dr was closed for several hours while Troopers investigated.
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