Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash

Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision

April 4, 2018

 
On April 3, 2018 at approximately 11:08 pm, the Skamania County Sheriff’s Office responded to a single vehicle traffic collision just north of Stevenson, Washington.
The preliminary investigation revealed a full size pickup truck was travelling south on the CG-2100 Road (Skaar Road) when it lost control attempting to negotiate a curve in the roadway.  The truck rolled multiple times before coming to rest on its top near MP .5.  The operator of the vehicle was identified as Matthew Hibbard, 41, from Stevenson, Washington.  The vehicle was occupied by three other passengers who sustained non-life threatening injuries.   The involved passenger’s names are being withheld at this time.      
Preliminary investigation revealed speed and/or alcohol may be contributing factors in the collision.  This is an on-going investigation.