Astoria teen killed in Highway 101 crash

Fatal crash along Highway 101 (Courtesy OSP)

Police say an 18-year-old boy from Astoria was killed in a crash on Highway 101 Wednesday afternoon.

First respodners were called to the crash site around 2 p.m. near milepost 14.

Police say Broderick Danielson was traveling northbound when he lost control of the car, rotating sideways into the southbound lane. He was struck by a driver going southbound, who was unable to stop in time.

Danielson was pronounced dead at the scene.

Speed is being considered as a factor in the crash.

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