Pedestrian Struck in Hoodsport

A Hoodsport woman was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle after being struck by a truck on U.S. Highway 101 in Hoodsport Wednesday. The State Patrol reports the crash occurred about 4:30 PM when a southbound Ford F100 pick up failed to slow and struck the woman as she crossed 101 in the crosswalk at the intersection with State Route 119 (Lake Cushman Road).

The woman was identified as Barbara Arden Gray, 79 of Hoodsport.

The driver of the truck, Eric M. Dexter, 59 of Roy, was not injured.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.