2 killed in crash on Highway 3 near Shelton

SHELTON, Wash. - Two people have been killed in a crash on Highway 3 north of Shelton, the Washington State Patrol reported.

Troopers responded to the scene, at Highway 3 near Pickering Road, at about 11 a.m. Tuesday after receiving a report of a serious collision.

A State Patrol spokesperson said the crash involved a commercial vehicle and passenger car.

An elderly male driver and his elderly female passenger were found dead at the scene.

The circumstances that led to the crash were not immediately available, but preliminary indications are that the elderly male driver failed to yield, said a state trooper at the scene.


This is a developing news story. More information will be posted as it becomes available.