Accident involving Montesano Police Officer
A Montesano Police Officer was in an accident Tuesday night on Devonshire Road.
According to the Washington State Patrol, Officer Elliott Nelson was driving north on Devonshire, approaching Pioneer Rd, just before 11 pm when the accident occurred.
As the officer attempted to make a right turn onto Pioneer, his 2006 Ford Explorer, owned by MPD, began to skid, sliding across both lanes and into the ditch.
The officer was transported to Grays Harbor Community Hospital as a precaution and the Explorer was towed with reportable damage.
The cause was under investigation.