SATSOP, Wash. – A Satsop man died yesterday after becoming pinned between two vehicles in Satsop, Sheriff’s Chief Criminal Deputy Dave Pimental tells us deputies responding to the 100 block of Keys road discovered 81 year old Ray Scott was pinned between two vehicles on the westbound shoulder of the road. Pimental said Scott and other family members were gathering cattle to take to sale when Scott walked behind his truck to obtain gloves. Scott’s wife of over 50 years pulled up behind the pickup truck in the family SUV to park, when the vehicle lunged forward it pinned Scott.
Deputies and family members were able to remove him and perform CPR, aid crews from Fire District 5 responded and continued with first aid measures. Scott was transported to the Elma airport, met by a medvac flight from Harboview, and while preparing for flight was pronounced dead.
Pimental said because Scott was the father of Grays Harbor County Undersheriff Rick Scott, the State Patrol will be conducting the investigation.