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March 11, 2014 at 1:34 PM

Woman killed in head-on collision in Lynnwood

A woman was killed this morning when her car veered into oncoming traffic and collided with another vehicle on Highway 99 in Lynnwood, police said.

The accident happened around 10:30 a.m. in the 17100 block of Highway 99.

Police said a woman in her 70s was driving south when her car veered into northbound traffic, colliding head-on with a second vehicle.  The southbound driver was pronounced dead at the scene and the second driver, a woman in her 40s, was taken to a hospital with serious injuries, police said.

Police said it is unclear what caused the southbound driver to veer into northbound traffic.

Comments | More in The Blotter, Traffic & Transit | Topics: Lynnwood Police Department, Traffic accident


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