BURBANK, Wash. - A second person has died after a car accident on Highway 12 in Burbank Thursday morning. A nursing supervisor at Kadlec Regional Medical Center says 90 year old Elmer Riley died at the hospital after undergoing surgery for a torn aorta. His wife, 90 year old Mildred Riley died at the scene of the crash on Highway 12 and Humorist Road.
Troopers say Elmer Riley was driving on the highway when he rear ended a semi. The semi driver was not injured. The Washington State Patrol is still investigating the crash, but say it was foggy at the time.