Kirkland

Kirkland woman struck, killed by car along Ore. coast

ARCH CAPE, Ore. - A Kirkland woman was struck by a car and killed Wednesday while walking along Highway 101 at Arch Cape along the Oregon coast.

Oregon State Police say 61-year-old Connie Marie Peterman of Kirkland was walking along the highway at about 1:15 p.m. Wednesday when she was struck by a 2013 Dodge Challenger driven by a Cannon Beach man.

Police responded to the crash and found Peterman dead at the scene.

Police say she had been staying with a relative in the area, just south of Cannon Beach.