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UPDATE: WSP Investigating Fatal Accident Near West Richland

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UPDATE: WEST RICHLAND, Wash. - The Washington State Patrol is investigating a crash that killed a West Richland man and injured three others Tuesday night.

Troopers say just after 8:00pm 33 year old Natalie Lincoln from West Richland crossed into oncoming traffic on State Route 224 near Kingston Road hitting two other cars.

Paramedics took the driver of one of those cars, 50 year old Steven Covert from West Richland, to Kadlec Regional Medical Center in Richland where he later died.

The three other people involved in the crash were also taken to Kadlec for their injuries.

Troopers say everyone was wearing their seat belt at the time of the crash. No word on charges this morning.

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WEST RICHLAND, Wash. -- Washington State Patrol is investigating a fatal accident near West Richland tonight.

WSP says three cars collided on Van Giesen and Kingston earlier this evening.

No other information has been released yet, we'll update the story as soon as we know more.

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