Washington State Ferries worker dies from complications related to coronavirus

Esther Bryant-Kales

SEATTLE — A Washington State Ferries employee died last weekend from complications due in part to the new coronavirus.

Esther Bryant-Kyles was a ticket taker at Seattle’s Colman Dock. She worked for WSF since 1995.

Her family said she had initially tested negative for COVID-19, but later tested positive.

Ferry officials have notified all employees.