Washington State Patrol identify Toppenish man killed in crash

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YAKIMA CO., Wash. — The Washington State Patrol identified the 26-year-old man from Toppenish that died Saturday night after he failed to stop at a stop sign in Yakima County and collided with a semi-truck.

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Investigators say the collision happened around 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of Meyers Rd. and State Route 22.

The Washington State Patrol says Francisco Gutierrez-Cruz, 26, died after he failed to stop at the intersection and collided with a semi-truck.

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Investigators say the driver of the semi-truck was not injured in the crash.

The Yakima County Sheriff’s Office notified the family of Gutierrez-Cruz on Monday.

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