Driver suspected of DUI after Vashon crash kills one
VASHON ISLAND, Wash. -- A 27-year-old man who is suspected of drunken driving has been jailed in a crash that killed a second man Wednesday night on Vashon Island.
The King County Sheriff's Office were alerted at 10:14 p.m. to the crash at Southwest Bank Road and Thorson Road.
A homeowner heard a loud crash and called 911.
Deputies believe the driver lost control in a sharp curve and hit a guardrail and tree.
His male passenger was dead.
A second passenger suffered serious injuries and was taken to Harborview Medical Center.
Deputies obtained a search warrant to draw blood from the driver, who was suspected of DUI. He was booked into the King County Jail for investigation of vehicular homicide.