1 Dead After Head-On Crash
ISSAQUA, WA – One person died Monday in a serious crash in the western lanes of Interstate 90, west of State Route 18.
According to the Washington State Patrol, one of the eastbound vehicles crossed the medium and collided with another vehicle immediately after 2 hours.: 30 p.m.
One dead after head-on crash along I-90 near Preston
Troopers said the driver of the vehicle that crossed the intermediary died of his injuries, and the other driver was taken to hospital and is expected to survive.
According to WSP, one of the cars traveling eastbound crossed into the western lane and collided with another vehicle in front.
The driver who crossed into the other lane at the scene of the accident was pronounced dead.
East Side fire and rescue officials urged the public to drive slowly in wet and windy conditions.
WSP and Eastside Fire crews remained at the scene at 3 p.m., and westbound drivers expect delays near Exit 22.
WSP investigators will complete a full investigation into the incident.
The Washington State Department of Transportation advises people to delay their flight if they head west.