Police arrested an Idaho man after his car crashed into a Bremerton bus stop, killing a woman and injuring a man. The driver admitted to using methamphetamine and marijuana before the crash, police said.
A 23-year-old Idaho man was arrested on suspicion of driving while impaired Thursday after his car struck a bus stop in Bremerton, leaving one person dead and another critically injured, police said.
The incident occurred about 11:49 a.m. Thursday near Auto Center Way, according to the Bremerton Police Department.
The driver was southbound when he lost control of the car and drove onto the sidewalk, striking a bus stop where a man and woman were seated, police said.
The male victim, 63, from Bremerton, was transported to a hospital in Tacoma in critical condition, police said. His medical status was not immediately made available.
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A second victim, a 31-year-old Bremerton woman, was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, where she later died, police said.
The driver was given a field-sobriety test, and then admitted to using methamphetamine and marijuana before the crash, police said.