Teen motorcyclist killed in crash in Port Angeles

Troopers investigate a fatal motorcycle crash in Port Angeles (Washington State Patrol Photo)

PORT ANGELES, Wash. -- A motorcycle rider was killed in a crash along Highway 101 in Port Angeles Thursday evening.

Troopers say the 19-year-old woman was heading west on US. 101 at Morse Creek when she crossed into oncoming traffic and was struck by a pickup truck.

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. Troopers identified the woman as Brooke Bedinger of Sequim.

The driver of the pickup truck was not injured.

The roadway was partially blocked for several hours for the investigation.

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