NEAR TOPPENISH, Wash. -- A Union Gap man has died after crashing his truck into a drainage ditch, on the 3000 block of Olden Way near Toppenish, Friday morning.
Washington State Patrol said Paul D. Wahpat, 45 died at the scene.
They said Wahpat's Toyota pick-up had crossed the center line and went into a gully.
The cause of the crash is being investigated.
It's unknown at this time whether drugs or alcohol were involved.
Troopers said Wahpat was not wearing his seatbelt.