A 70-year-old Olympia man suffered a medical emergency Saturday evening while driving southbound on U.S. Highway 101. The State Patrol says Jerry N. Wilson was driving a 2010 Hyundai Genesis when he suffered the medial event about 6:45 PM. The car drifted to the left of the highway and struct the cable barrier near Steamboat Island Road (milepost 359). The Hyundai came to rest in the center median. No other cars were involved.
Wilson was pronounced dead at the scene.