Port Angeles man jailed after hit-and-run wreck injures two on Highway 101 in Carlsborg

A 35-year-old Port Angeles man remained in the Clallam County jail Sunday, Dec. 3, after a hit-and-run wreck in Carlsborg over the weekend.

Ian M. Montes was held without bond over the weekend for investigation of hit-and-run injury after he fled the wreck on foot Saturday night, according to the State Patrol.

“(He) was later apprehended and booked into Clallam County jail,” according to a State Patrol report.

The two-car wreck was reported at 8:50 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2.

State Patrol said Montes, driving a GMC Sierra pickup, was speeding while driving westbound on U.S. Highway 101 at Carlsborg Road when he collided with a Subaru Legacy from behind, injuring the driver and a passenger and totaling both vehicles.

Port Angeles residents Denver A. Vaughn, 33, and Katrina E. Vaughn, 36, were both transported to Olympic Medical Center for their injuries.

The wreck was still under investigation Sunday, according to State Patrol.

Jesse Major is a reporter with the Olympic Peninsula News Group, which is composed of Sound Publishing newspapers Peninsula Daily News, Sequim Gazette and Forks Forum. He can be reached at 360-452-2345, ext. 56250, or at jmajor@peninsula dailynews.com.

More in News

Kilmer invites Vietnam vets, community to pinning ceremony

As part of the 50th anniversary commemoration of the Vietnam War, U.S.… Continue reading

‘Crossing the Bridges of Dementia’ series starts Saturday

“Crossing the Bridges of Dementia,” a free, two-part workshop about dealing with… Continue reading

Sequim woman hurt in Jefferson County crash

A Sequim woman was hurt in a two-car collision on State Route… Continue reading

St. Luke’s welcomes Warming Center

The Sequim Community Warming Center can continue to keep individuals warm this… Continue reading

Makeover in Dungeness: Pilings from old wharf removed for habitat improvements

A weather-worn landmark on the Olympic Peninsula is making way for improved… Continue reading

Propane explosion, fire in Sequim trailer injures man

A male resident was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle after… Continue reading

OMC urges federal agency to ditch plan for Medicare, Medicaid cuts

OMC officials urge federal agency to ditch plan for Medicare, Medicaid cuts

School board approves contract for custodians, maintenance staff

Maintenance and custodial staff at Sequim School District will see a 9… Continue reading

Taking time to Inter(act): Sequim High club explores roots of global problems

In a community where a common aphorism is, “Where water is wealth,”… Continue reading

Most Read