Bruce A. Nelson Dies in Fatal Crash on Highway 104 [Poulsbo, WA]
75-Year-Old Man Killed in Two-Vehicle Collision on Highway 104
POULSBO, WA (September 02, 2021) – Bruce A. Nelson, 75, of Poulsbo, lost his life Monday morning after a deadly two-vehicle crash on Highway 104.
The incident happened around 10:00 a.m., August 23 on Highway 104. Dispatchers arrived to the scene shortly after.
According to the WSP, Nelson was driving eastbound on the highway in a 2009 Chevrolet Malibu while a 2019 Mack dump truck was heading west.
Nelson’s Chevy allegedly crossed into oncoming traffic as he approached a curve, striking the front of the Mack truck.
As a result of the impact, Bruce Nelson was later pronounced dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, medics airlifted the 52-year-old Port Angeles man driving the truck, who suffered serious injuries to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.
In addition, debris from the crash struck a third vehicle, a Toyota Rav4. However, none of the occupants were hurt.
An active investigation into the cause of the collision is ongoing.
We at Sweet James would like to send our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Bruce A. Nelson.
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