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Case File: 919UFWA

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Artistic rendering of the victim

Unidentified Female

  • Date of Discovery: May 14, 1991
  • Location of Discovery: Kalama, Cowlitz County, Washington
  • Estimated Date of Death: Same day
  • State of Remains: Not recognizable - Traumatic injuries/burned
  • Cause of Death: Auto accident
  • Physical Description
    ** Listed information is approximate

  • Estimated Age: 20-29 years old
  • Race: Unknown but had a dark complexion, possibly Native American.
  • Gender: Female
  • Height: 5'0" to 5'4"
  • Weight: 115 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Unknown
  • Eye Color: Unknown
  • Distinguishing Marks/Features: High cheek bones. Severe scoliosis.
  • Dentals: Available. Bad teeth and a slight gap in her front bottom teeth.
  • Fingerprints: Not available.
  • DNA: Not available.
  • Clothing & Personal Items
  • Clothing: Black cowboy vest and a gray top, possibly with pink in it.
  • Jewelry: Unknown
  • Additional Personal Items: Unknown
  • Case History

    The victim, a passenger in a tractor trailer, was killed in a fiery crash on Interstate 5, near Kalama on May 14, 1991. The driver, also killed, was identified. She may have been a hitchhiker and was believed to have been picked up between Missouri and Washington.

    She was buried as Jane Doe in Longview. Her body was exhumed in January 2014 in order to obtain a DNA sample and to create a reconstruction of what she may have looked like.

    Investigating Agency(s)
    If you have any information about this case please contact;

  • Agency Name: Cowlitz County Coroner
  • Agency Contact Person: Tim Davidson
  • Agency Phone Number: 360-577-3079
  • Agency Name: State Patrol Communications Center
  • Agency Contact Person: N/A
  • Agency Phone Number: 425-649-4370

  • Agency Case Number: 00-004956
  • NCIC Case Number: N/A
  • NamUs Case Number: UP #10449
  • Former Hot Case Number: 1305
  • Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

    Information Source(s)
  • NamUs
  • Washington State Missing Persons
  • Seattle PI News Archive
  • TDN.com News Archive

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    Added: Prior to 2011; Last Updated: 1/17/15 - By: DD / Unidentified Persons Coordinator

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