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Fatal Accident Near Wapato Kills One, Injures Two

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NEAR WAPATO, Wash. -- Washington State Patrol is investigating a fatal accident near Wapato that killed one and sent two others to the hospital.

Troopers say 29-year-old Marciano Diazmorfin of Toppenish was driving northbound on Lateral B Road when he failed to stop at a stop sign Wednesday.

Diazmorfin's vehicle slammed into a vehicle heading westbound on Progressive Road, driven by 31-year-old Andrea Bobb of Wapato.

Both Bobb and one of her passengers, 24-year-old Katie Thompson of Wapato, were taken to Yakima Memorial Hospital.

Bobb's other passenger, 56-year-old Evelyn Broncheau of Wapato, was killed at the scene.

Diazmorfin was not hurt. Charges are pending in the case.

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