Woman killed in Tacoma wreck identified

Pierce County medical examiners have identified the woman killed early Saturday in a one-vehicle wreck on state Route 509 on the Tacoma Tideflats.

Natashia Robinson, 41, of Federal Way died at the scene of the crash on northbound SR 509 at Alexander Avenue.

Robinson’s vehicle left the highway about 3:30 a.m. and struck a tree.

The highway was closed for about six hours as police investigated the wreck.

Kenny Ocker: 253-597-8627, @KennyOcker