Yakima man killed in crash on State Route 12

Yakima man killed in crash on State Route 12

A 61-year-old man is dead after crashing on State Route 12 near the Nelson Bridges.

At 11:34 p.m. Saturday, Washington State Patrol responded to a crash two miles west of Yakima. Investigators found Jeffrey Brownlee with fatal injuries at the scene.

Troopers say he was driving west when Brownlee left the road, hit a guardrail and stopped in the left lane.

WSP said the cause of the crash was speeding. No other vehicles were involved in the crash.