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Karen Heutink Killed in Head-On Crash on Badger Road [Lynden, WA]

Karen Heutink Killed in Head-On Crash on Badger Road [Lynden, WA]

Karen Heutink Dies in Head-On Car Accident on Badger Road in Lynden

 
Lynden, WA (July 03, 2020)– On Friday afternoon, 67-year-old Karen Heutink of Sumas died in a head-on crash on Badger Road.
 
The crash happened at around 12:43 p.m on July 3. According to reports, a truck driver from Surrey, B.C., traveled westbound near Vinup Road when he swerved to avoid a stopped vehicle, and collided with an SUV. The SUV driver, Ms. Heutink, died at the scene.
 
The truck driver, 48-year-old Clayton Ferguson, remained uninjured. Police say drugs or alcohol are not factors in the crash. Further investigation is ongoing.


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