KALISPELL - Authorities say a Bigfork woman died in a Monday evening crash in the Flathead.
Flathead County Sheriff Chuck Curry says that Jennifer Franklin, 48, died in the two-vehicle crash that happened on Montana Highway 35 near the Flathead River Bridge.
Sheriff Curry says Franklin was the driver and the only person in one of the vehicles involved in the head-on crash which happened at approximately 6:15 p.m. on Monday. She was not wearing a seatbelt.
The lone occupant of the second vehicle was transported to Kalispell Regional Medical Center, according to Sheriff Curry.
The Montana Highway Patrol is continuing to look into what caused the fatal accident.