It's her third LPGA victory of the 2018 season, . following her two previous tour wins in May and July.
This time Salas missed her tee shot right into the deep rough.
When the 29-year-old California player returned to the course, she quickly rolled in the birdie putt, finished her round with another birdie at No. 18 and took a two-shot lead over Angel Yin and Nasa Hataoka with a course record-tying 10-under 62.
Ko joined South Korean Park Sung-hyun and American Lizette Salas atop the leaderboard on 13-under par through 36 holes.
Jennifer Lopez Shared the Sweetest Tribute to Alex Rodriguez at the VMAs
She said: "Welcome to NY everybody, I am the empress, the liberals voted for me". She called Rodriguez, who filmed her performance with his phone, "my twin soul".
Brandt Snedeker's won the PGA event in North Carolina, 11 years after he claimed the same event for his first victory on tour.
South Korea's Amy Yang was third, a shot back at 22-under-par after a 69. I have been out here seven years, and I feel like I can play for seven more. "I will try my best".
Park was then whisked away to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway's finish line, where she celebrated by kissing the bricks and taking the traditional sip of milk - though she declined to take the milk bath as the event's inaugural victor, Lexi Thompson, did previous year.
When the South Korean mishit her approach shot into the water on the par-4 16th, Salas capitalized quickly.
Canadians advised against non-essential travel to Hawaii as hurricane looms
A hurricane warning is in effect for Hawaii County and Maui County, including the islands of Maui, Lanai, Molokai and Kahoolawe. The storm is located 315 miles south of Kailua and Kona in Hawaii and about 460 miles south-southeast of Honolulu, the capital.
"It was going to be hard to top that 62 yesterday but I stayed patient", Salas said.
"I was a little tired with right-to-left wind", Park said. "And this might draw me back a little bit, but I'm going to - I'm going to rise to the challenge again, and I will be back, for sure". "I've got good players behind me, I've just got to play my game". The 2014 Kingsmill Champion wasn't kidding, as she picked up her second runner-up finish of the year last week in Indianapolis.
She birdied the last four holes on the front side and made back-to-back birdies on Nos.
She opened with a 68 on Thursday, followed with a 63 on Friday and started in the next-to-last paring after settling for 66 on Saturday.
News Have Grimes and Elon Musk Broken Up?
PIF's interest in Lucid Motors exemplifies Saudi Arabia's goal of diversifying its investment portfolio from oil sources. Lucid first announced in November 2016 that it chose Arizona as the home for a $700 million manufacturing facility.
Last season Park tied So Yeon Ryu for Rolex Player of the Year honors, becoming the first player to win both Rookie of the Year and POY honors since Nancy Lopez in 1978.