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Westport rider killed in head-on collision on Westport highway

Updated with corrections to story
WESTPORT, Wash. – A man on a motorcycle with no lights on was killed on the Westport Highway last night. The Washington State Patrol has notified the family of 49 year old Kevin Crnich of Westport. He was struck when a car turned left in front of him on State Route 105 South of Twin Harbors State Park. A Northbound 1993 Mercury pinned the 1978 Yamaha on the southbound shoulder. A 35 year old McCleary woman who was a passenger on the bike was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center. The driver, an 81 year old Yelm woman was transported to Community Hospital in Aberdeen.
Both riders were wearing a helmet, the highway was closed for several hours last night while State Patrol investigated the incident, both a cause and any charges are under investigation.

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