One dead in wrong-way head-on collision on SR 18

One person is dead after a wrong-way driver crashed into another vehicle head-on on SR-18 near Auburn

The crash happened around 8 p.m. Wednesday on westbound SR 18 at Auburn Black-Diamond R. in Auburn.

According to WSP Trooper Rick Johnson, the driver hit another vehicle head-on. The victim in the other vehicle died. The wrong-way driver was taken to a Harborview in critical condition.

Johnson said the driver is under arrest for investigation of vehicular homicide.