Bainbridge teen, Poulsbo woman injured in Highway 305 crash

A Bainbridge Island teen and a Poulsbo woman were injured in a crash on Highway 305 Saturday night.

According to the Washington State Patrol, the Poulsbo woman, 58, was heading south on 305 just before 9:30 p.m. and approaching Johnson Way in a 1987 Nissan pickup when she rear-ended a 2017 Mini Cooper that was stopped at a traffic light.

The Mini Cooper was driven by a 19-year-old Bainbridge man, who was not injured.

A passenger in the Mini Cooper, a 19-year-old Bainbridge man, was injured but was not taken to the hospital.

The Poulsbo woman was hurt in the crash and was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.

Two other passengers in the Mini Cooper — a 16-year-old Bainbridge boy and a 19-year-old Bainbridge man — escaped injury.

The highway was closed for 90 minutes after the crash and remains under investigation, according to the Washington State Patrol. Charges are pending against the Poulsbo woman.

Both vehicles were impounded.

More in News

Bainbridge police chief finalists have given notice, previously been finalists elsewhere

Two of the three recently announced finalists for the open Bainbridge Island… Continue reading

Bainbridge announces three finalists for police chief job

Bainbridge Island city officials have announced the three finalists for police chief.… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | No plates, no license and no interlock device

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. TUESDAY, OCT. 22… Continue reading

Kitsap Audobon Society to host Senator Christine Rolfes

Senator Christine Rolfes has been invited as a special guest to the… Continue reading

Kitsap County honors veterans with Monday ceremony

Roughly 1,800 local community members came out Monday morning to the county’s… Continue reading

Turnout improves in Kitsap after latest vote tally

Turnout in Kitsap County for the 2019 General Election is nearly at… Continue reading

Bainbridge council to consider putting off road repairs after passage of I-976

Bainbridge city councilmembers will get an update at their meeting Tuesday on… Continue reading

Genealogy Q&A sessions kick off at Bainbridge Public Library

The Bainbridge Island Genealogical Society is partnering with the Bainbridge Public Library… Continue reading

Most Read