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Fatal car accident near Touchet

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NEAR TOUCHET, Wash. -- One person is dead after a morning car crash along State Route 12 and Larabee Road just east of Touchet.

State Patrol Troopers say 56 year old Ned Storey of Walla Walla was driving just after 6:30 Friday morning when he possibly experienced a medical problem, veered off the roadway and hit a parked train.

Storey was the only person in the car. He was transported to St. Mary's Hospital in Walla Walla where he was pronounced dead.

Washington State Patrol is investigating.