COLFAX, Wash. – A 64-year-old woman was killed in a two-car crash 14 miles west of Colfax Wednesday night.
Washington State Patrol troopers said Linda L. Hammerly of Moscow was killed as she drove eastbound on State Route 26. Hammerly’s vehicle traveled onto the eastbound shoulder, overcorrected and collided with a vehicle driven by 32-year-old Shannon M. Carmod, who was traveling westbound.
Carmody was transported by lifeflight to Sacred Heart Hospital.
WSP said the crash was caused by inattention and no charges have been filed.