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Woman involved in car accident passes away

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A Umatilla woman who was involved in a crash with a Fed-Ex truck has died. State Troopers say 51 year old Karen Arbogast passed away today (Thursday).

The crash happened at the intersection of Hildebrand Boulevard and Highway 395 on Tuesday, October 19th. Witnesses told troopers a Fed-Ex truck ran a red light and hit two other cars.

Argobast was initially declared brain dead at Kennewick General Hospital. She was transported to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle for organ donation, however doctors there found some brain activity. She remained there in serious condition.

State Patrol Detectives are still asking for information from anyone who witnessed the accident. Please call Detective Sergeant Jerry Cooper at 360-805-1192 with any information.