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Deadly Crash In Chelan County

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PRESS RELEASE FROM THE CHELAN COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE: Sheriff Brian Burnett reports on March 11, 2014 at about 1245 hours, Rivercom received a 911 call about a head on collision on SR 150 at milepost 5 between Chelan and Manson. When Deputies arrived, they discovered the collision to be in the westbound lane of 150.

The driver of a Ford Festiva, 58 year old Mark Crane of Manson, was unconscious and not breathing. He was taken from his vehicle and CPR was performed, but those attempts were unsuccessful by emergency responders and Crane died at the scene.

Crane’s vehicle was eastbound on 150 and for an unknown reason, crossed over and into the westbound lane, colliding with a Toyota van driven by 32 year old On Miller, also of Manson. Miller was transported to Lake Chelan Community Hospital with unknown injuries and was later released.

Washington State Patrol is assisting the Chelan County Sheriff’s Office in the investigation. SR 150 was closed during the investigation and heavy vehicle traffic was re-routed and we appreciate drivers’ patience during the investigation.

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