Fatal crash on U.S. 101
April 7, 2022
A Shelton woman died in a single-car crash on U.S. Highway 101 early Tuesday morning just south of the Jefferson County border.
According to a news release from Washington State Patrol, Cindy M. Edwards, 53, was driving north on U.S. 101 and lost control. The car crossed the center line and left the road, striking an embankment and rolled, coming to rest upside down. Edwards was pronounced dead at the scene.
The report states drugs or alcohol might have been involved in the crash.
WSP spokesperson Katherine Weatherwax texted the Journal, “Someone who called in said they smelled alcohol...