Catherine H. Halliwell, 25, of Vancouver was killed and Sara Edge, 26, was seriously injured in a single car accident on Interstate 5 near Arlington early Monday morning as the pair was returning from a Dave Matthews concert at the Gorge amphitheater.
According to a report by Everett’s HeraldNet.com, the two women were passengers in a Nissan Pathfinder driven by a 22-year-old Michael Vinitsky of Montreal when Vinitsky lost control of the vehicle and ran into the concrete highway barrier at milepost 208.
Neither of the two women were wearing seat belts and the impact of the collision caused them to be thrown from the car through the rear hatch. Halliwell was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle with a head injury where she pronounced dead. Edge was taken to Cascade Valley Hospital in Arlington; her condition.
This information is provided by Washington Injury Attorney blog, a service of The Faber Law Group. We represent people who have been seriously injured by drunken drivers and the family of those killed.