Warrenton woman dies after driving off Hwy 101

Police said she was driving fast toward Seaside

The Oregon State Police emblem on a patrol car in Salem, Ore. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A Warrenton woman died Friday night after driving off the road on Highway 101 north of Gearhart.

Oregon State Police said 42-year-old Wendi Robinson was speeding south toward Seaside when witnesses saw her Corolla lose traction and drive off the road. Her car overturned and ended up in 3 feet of water.

Robinson was extricated from her car and first responders attempted CPR but she was pronounced dead at the scene.