DUI Driver Involved in Fatal Crash in Roy
ROY, WA (December 8, 2022) – The Pierce County Sheriff’s Department confirmed the death of a woman following a DUI crash in the 1200 block of 304th Street East on December 3.
According to the Washington State Patrol, the collision happened just after midnight. Based on a report, witnesses called 911 to report a single-car crash in the Mountain Detachment.
Deputies responded and found the car’s passenger ejected from the vehicle.
As a result, emergency crews pronounced the 48-year-old woman dead at the scene. Officials did not release her name, pending kin notification.
Crews extricated and rushed the car’s 43-year-old driver to a nearby hospital for her injuries.
Investigators determined that speed and driving while under the influence were the two factors that led up to the crash. As of now, the investigation into the case remains ongoing.
We offer our sincere condolences to the bereaved families and friends of the victim.
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