Driver Swerves To Avoid Deer, Passenger Airlifted for Injuries Friday Night

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The Washington State Patrol says in a small report that a 2003 Suzuki Aerio had been traveling northbound on US 101 near Milepost 105 north of Hoquiam Friday evening at 9:09pm  when the driver a 25-year-old Aberdeen woman swerved to avoid a deer, went off the roadway and hit a power pole.  

The driver was not injured, however a 19-year-old Hoquiam woman (passenger) was airlifted from the scene to Tacoma General for her injuries.  A 5-year-old (properly restrained) child was also in the vehicle not injured. 

Cause wheels off the roadway.