ILWACO - On Jan. 6 at 6:08 p.m., a 2001 Ford Ranger pickup driven by Glen B. Adams, age 43, of Ocean Park was southbound on SR-101 just prior to Lingenfelter Road. The vehicle crossed the centerline and struck head on the 1998 Dodge Durango driven by Clifford W. Holman, age 65, of Kettle Falls, Idaho. It then continued traveling southbound and struck the front driver's side of a 1985 Jeep Wagon, driven by Larry Whitley, age 61, of Ocean Park. All three vehicles came to rest blocking the northbound lane of SR-101.
Adams suffered injuries that included a left leg laceration, right leg scrapes and rib pain. He was transported to Ocean Beach Hospital for treatment. His vehicle with totaled.
Mr. Holman was not injured however his vehicle was totaled. Mr. Whitley was also not injured. His vehicle sustained approximately $1,000 in damages and was driven from the scene.
Alcohol was a factor in the accident. Adams was charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants.