Posted: Sep 29, 2012 1:48 PM by Bernie Riggs - KPAX News
Updated: Oct 1, 2012 9:15 AM
BONNER- One woman died and three others were hurt in a crash around 11:30 p.m. Friday on Montana Highway 200 outside of Bonner.
The Montana Highway Patrol reports a 17-year-old man from Potomac was heading eastbound when he either fell asleep, passed out or had a medical issue.
The vehicle he was driving went into the westbound lane where it hit another vehicle with three occupants, all from Bonner.
The 41-year-old male driver and an 11-year-old female passenger were injured and transported to St. Patrick Hospital. Both were wearing seatbelts.
The other passenger, a 36-year-old female, was not wearing a seatbelt and died in the accident.
The 17-year-old driver of the first vehicle sustained injuries and was flown to St. Patrick Hospital.