25-year-old Prosser man dead after fatal crash

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YAKIMA CO., Wash. — The Washington State Patrol says Julian Armas, 25, died after attempting to pass a car on SR823 in Yakima County Monday night and crashing his vehicle.

The crash happened around 7:18 p.m. Monday two miles northeast of Selah on SR823.

Investigators say Armas was traveling north on SR823 near Pomona Rd. when he made an unsafe pass, lost control of his car, and struck another vehicle in the southbound lanes.

Washington State Patrol says a 44-year-old man from Yakima was injured in the crash and taken to Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital.

Washington State Patrol is continuing to investigate.