Northwest NEWS

June 7, 1999

Local News

Two Woodinville residents killed as car rolls

by Marshall Haley, staff reporter

   WOODINVILLE--A car driven by 32-year-old Michael J. McKee of Woodinville crossed the center line, rolled into a ditch, and struck a large cedar tree near the 22300 block of Paradise Lake Rd. on June 3 at about 9:50 p.m.

   McKee and a front-seat passenger, 14-year-old Christine M. Aurelius, both died at the scene from head trauma. Two juvenile males riding in the back seat were airlifted to Seattle's Harborview Hospital, suffering from multiple injuries. The boys were identified as 17-year-old Ryan W. LaFond of Snohomish and 13-year-old Kyle A. Munson.

   Police said none of the victims in the accident appeared to be wearing seatbelts.