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Rollover accident kills one on Highway 12

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November 1, 2012 -

UPDATE: NACHES, Wash. - Washington State Patrol has now released the name of the man killed in an early morning car crash on Thursday.

Troopers say 28-year-old Michael T. Orr of Yakima wasn't wearing a seat belt when he crashed his car going westbound on Highway 12.  

State Patrol says he died at the scene. The Yakima County Coroner will perform an autopsy to determine exactly how he died. 


NACHES, Wash. - Washington State Patrol says a person has died in a rollover accident early this morning.

Troopers say the crash happened just after 4:40 this morning west of Naches on Highway 12 just past of the feeding station. Troopers say they have little information to give us so far, but one lane has been closed and troopers are directing traffic around the scene.

We are working on getting more and will bring you information as it becomes available.

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