Sequim man airlifted after 101 collision near Discovery Bay
July 1st, 2014 - 6:43pm
(Discovery Bay) -- A Sequim man was airlifted to a Seattle hospital after being injured in a traffic collision on Highway 101 near Discovery Bay Tuesday morning.
The State Patrol says 27-year-old Benjamin Macqueen was driving his 89 Honda Civic southbound on the highway when his vehicle crossed the centerline.
Authorities say Macqueen's car collided with a northbound 2015 Freightliner Tractor towing a Great Dane trailer driven by 58-year-old Kenneth Reynolds of Marysville.
The roadway was closed for an hour and partially blocked with alternating one-way traffic for
Both drivers were wearing seatbelts.
Reports from troopers say Macqueen faces charges of Driving Under the Influence and 3rd Degree Driving While License Suspended.
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