According to the Kitsap Sun
, 23-year-old Josh Heuer of Port Orchard
died at Tacoma General Hospital
after being involved in a serious car accident on Monday night.
Heuer was pulling on to Highway 160
from Bodle Road when he was struck by an oncoming car driven by a 19-year-old woman headed east. Some reports indicate that one of the two cars involved in the 2-vehicle accident did not have its lights on. Washington State Patrol
is still investigating the incident and are waiting for results of drug and alcohol tests.
Heuer, who was not wearing a seat belt, had weak vital signs when emergency workers arrived at the crash site. He was rushed to the hospital, where he later died on his injuries. The woman suffered non-life-threatening injuries, including a sore neck and seat belt abrasions
. She was released from Harrison Medical Center
Highway 160 was closed for two hours following the serious car wreck.
Category: Car Accidents
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