Oak Harbor man airlifted to Harborview following Crosby Road crash

George Bernard Churchill, 69, was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle following a one-car accident earlier today on Crosby Road in Oak Harbor.

The accident occurred at about 3:44 p.m.

According to a Washington State Patrol report released this evening, Churchill was not wearing a seatbelt and was partially ejected from his vehicle, a gold 2005 Honda Accord.

The State Patrol report said Churchill was traveling north on Crosby Road, crossed the center line, overcorrected and slid broadside into a tree.

The vehicle was impounded to A1 Towing.

Cause of the accident is under investigation, according to the State Patrol.

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