Quilcene Crash Kills PA Woman

A Port Angeles woman is dead after her vehicle crashed into an auto shop while driving through the town of Quilcene,

The State Patrol says 38 year old Dolores Chapman died shortly before midnight Sunday at the crash scene – on U.S. Highway 101 about 25 miles south of Port Townsend.

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Further information about Chapman was unavailable Monday.

The patrol says a passenger in her 2005 Ford Escape, 39 year old Christopher P. Carrozza  of Kennesaw, Ga., was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center.  He was in satisfactory condition Monday following surgery.

the State Patrol says Chapman was southbound on U.S. Highway 101 near Center Road when her vehicle veered off the roadway to the right, striking the structural pillar of Mountain Mechanic auto shop.

Chapman’s car also struck an unoccupied vehicle parked at the shop before stopping.

The State Patrol does not know how fast Chapman was going and that the crash remains under investigation.

Drugs or alcohol were not believed to be involved in the wreck.