- Associated Press - Thursday, July 7, 2016

KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) - A 36-year-old man from Bothell, Washington was cited for unsafe vehicle operation after seven people were injured in a head-on crash in Glacier National Park.

Glacier park spokeswoman Margie Steigerwald says the July 4 crash closed Going-to-the-Sun Road for almost two hours.

The Daily Inter Lake reports (https://bit.ly/29w8GJA ) a 55-year-old woman from Albuquerque, who was a passenger in the second vehicle, was flown to a Kalispell hospital with possible back injuries.

The drivers, including a 55-year-old man from Albuquerque, were not injured.

A 59-year-old woman and a 64-year-old man who were visiting from India were passengers in the Washington state car. They were taken to the hospital along with the two back-seat passengers in the other car, a 25-year-old man and woman from Evanston, Illinois.

One passenger in each car refused medical treatment.


Information from: Daily Inter Lake, https://www.dailyinterlake.com

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