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Three Dead After Accident West of Naches

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NEAR NACHES, Wash.--  Three family members from Yakima are dead after an accident near White Pass.

24-year-old Roman Abundiz, 15-year-old Raul Abundiz, and 11-year-old Fernando Abundiz were all killed when their Jeep hit a Ford Expedition, which was towing a boat, head on.  It happened on Highway 12 about 14 miles west of Naches around 1:30 Sunday afternoon.  Troopers say Roman was driving and crossed the center line.

Seven other people from Yakima and Kennewick were all taken to area hospitals.  No word on their conditions.

Troopers say two of the three people who died were not wearing their seat belts.

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