Highway 2 collision victim identified

FLATHEAD COUNTY

POSTED: 2:50 PM Oct 24 2013
KALISPELL, Mont. -

The Flathead County Sheriff's Office has identified a Kalispell woman who died in a 2 car accident Wedesday afternoon.

Montana Highway Patrol Dispatch confirmed the wreck happened shortly after noon on Wednesday.  Two vehicles were involved, a 2013 Ford F550 Super Duty and a 1997 Lexus 300 driven by Janice G. Dow, 67, of Kalispell.  A 42 year old male from Missoula was driving the Super Duty.  He was traveling east on Sager Lane, attempting a west bound turn.  According to MHP, Dow was driving the Lexus and entered the intersection during a yellow light from U.S. Highway 2.  The two vehicles collided.

The man was wearing a seatbelt and did not report injuries.  Dow was transported to Kalispell Regional Medical Center and pronounced dead on arrival.  She was not wearing a seatbelt.