No charges pending after Olympia woman killed while crossing state Route 101
SHELTON, Wash. – A 19-year-old Olympia woman was killed early yesterday morning after being hit by a semi-truck in a northbound lane of State Route 101 about a mile south of Shelton. The Washington State Patrol identifies her as Rebecca E. Martinson. The driver of the semi, a 55 year old Elma man was not injured. The WSP said the semi was Northbound at milepost 350 when the woman crossed just before 7 Monday morning.
The northbound lanes of state Route 101 were closed for about three hours yesterday morning. The state patrol identified the cause of the accident as pedestrian in the roadway, and said no charges are pending.