One person airlifted, three more hospitalized after Kitsap County head-on crash

Kitsap County head-on crash. Photo courtesy Kitsap County sheriffs office

KITSAP COUNTY, Wash. – One person was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center and several more were sent to the hospital after an accident in north Kitsap County on Tuesday evening.

Kitsap County sheriff’s deputies and North Kitsap fire responded to the head-on crash in the 23100 block of Port Gamble Rd. NE at about 5:30 p.m.

Kitsap fire said three teenage women were in a small Mini Cooper that collided with a man in a van. One of the women was airlifted to Harborview’s trauma center with life-threatening injuries, while the man and the other two women were sent to Harrison Hospital in Bremerton.

Port Gamble Rd. was closed between N.E. Gunderson Rd. and N.E. Fox Glove Ln. during the investigation. Deputies are investigating the cause of the crash.