Drugs involved in crash that killed WA park ranger
Friday, February 24, 2012
SEABECK, Wash. (AP) -- A Kitsap County sheriff's spokesman says drug use is suspected in the two vehicle head-on crash that killed a park ranger Friday night near Seabeck, Wash.
Sgt. Ken Dickinson says the 44-year-old ranger was apparently driving home from work when a Ford Thunderbird crossed the center line and collided with his vehicle head-on.
The 35-year-old man driving the Thunderbird was arrested for suspicion of vehicular homicide. His bail was set at $500,000.
Dickinson says the initial investigation indicated narcotics were involved, but final toxicology results are pending
He says that driver and a passenger suffered minor injuries.
The identities of those involved were not immediately available.