At 6:19 pm on Monday May 16 the Washington State Patrol responded to an accident on the beach in front of the Ocean Crest Resort located 1 mile south of Moclips.
Alexzander T. Orchard, a 23 year old Pacific Beach male, was driving a tan 1986 Toyota pickup going northbound on the beach in front of the Ocean Crest Resort at a high rate of speed. The vehicle rolled and came to rest on its side according to the WSP report.
Orchard was treated for injuries at the scene by aid.
His passenger, Kelsey L. Anderson, a 32 year old South Bend woman, was injured and transported to the Grays Harbor Community Hospital. The pickup was totaled and towed by Pro Star Towing.
According to the WSP report on this single vehicle accident drugs or alcohol was involved.
The cause is under investigation and charges are pending.