Woman ejected in Franklin County rollover crash has died

UPDATE (8:30 a.m.) — The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office confirmed that the female driver was ejected from the vehicle and later died after being transported to a local hospital.

The crash was reported around 2:18 p.m. Tuesday following reports of a reckless driver in north Pasco, according to a press release.

The woman, who has not yet been identified, was not wearing her seatbelt at the time of the crash, according to the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office.

The woman was transported to Kadlec Regional Medical Center following the crash, but succumbed to her injuries, according to a press release.

Investigators believe alcohol was a factor in the crash.

The investigation is ongoing.

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FRANKLIN COUNTY, Wash. — One person was injured in a rollover car accident on Columbia River Rd on Tuesday afternoon.

According to a Facebook post by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office, the accident took place just north of Selph Landing.

Parts of Columbia River Rd were closed as local authorities investigated further.

This is a breaking news story. An update or follow-up article will be issued when further details become available.

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