RICHLAND, Wash. — A female passenger lost her life on Wednesday after being struck by an oncoming vehicle in a tragic three-car accident.

According to Capt. Chris Lee of the Richland Police Department, two vehicles were heading south on Leslie St near Canyon Ave at approx. 4:14 p.m. on June 9. As two lanes merged into one, neither driver yielded to the other, which caused them to collide.