Walla Walla man dies after car crashes into guardrail

ASOTIN COUNTY, Wash. — Washington State Patrol (WSP) says a Walla Walla man has died after his car struck a guardrail on Saturday afternoon.

According to WSP, the accident occurred around 1:41 p.m. in Asotin County. The car was traveling southbound on State Route 129 near milepost 10, about 26 miles south of Asotin city limits.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation, but WSP says the man’s car left the roadway and struck a guardrail.

The 55-year-old man was transported to St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center for his injuries, and died on Sunday, June 12th.

WSP says the man was not wearing his seatbelt at the time of the crash, but no drugs or alcohol were involved.

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