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WSP Investigating Fatal Accident in Yakima County

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YAKIMA COUNTY, Wash. -- Washington State Patrol is investigating a fatal accident in Yakima County.

On Thursday, Troopers say 63-year-old Donald Wright from Selah was northbound on Cowiche Mill Road when he hit a cable barrier. Wright was ejected from his vehicle.

The accident happened around 2pm Thursday, just 21 miles west of Yakima.

Troopers say drugs or alcohol was not a factor in the accident.

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