Gloria Mathyer of Twisp, who was convicted June 10 of vehicular homicide in Okanogan County Superior Court, is appealing the conviction to the Court of Appeals in Spokane. The charges were filed in connection with a June 2014 accident on Highway 153 south of Twisp in which Mathyer’s car collided with a motorcycle. The motorcycle driver was killed and his passenger was injured.
Franz (Frank) Mathyer: 1933-2015
Franz (Frank) Mathyer was born in Brienz, Switzerland, in 1933. He passed away April 13, 2015. Franz spent many years as a youngster working for farmers tending cows in the Swiss Alps. He later worked for the area train company transporting tourists and supplies to the top of the Rothorn. He learned the logging trade […]
Twisp woman charged with vehicular homicide in death of Arlington man
A warrant has been issued in Okanogan County Superior Court for the arrest of Gloria Marie Mathyer, 51, of Twisp, who is charged with vehicular homicide, vehicular assault and third-degree driving while license suspended or revoked, all related to a fatal accident on June 7, 2014. According to the warrant and earlier Washington State Patrols […]
Arlington motorcyclist dies in accident south of Twisp
A 56-year-old Arlington man was killed Saturday afternoon (June 7) when his motorcycle collided with a car on Highway 153 about seven miles south of Twisp, the Washington State Patrol reported. James E. Stutzman was northbound at about 5:40 p.m. when a southbound car driven by Gloria M. Mathyer, 51, of Spokane, crossed the center line, according […]