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Car Crash Kills Elderly Man and Woman from Walla Walla

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KITTITAS COUNTY, WA - The Washington State Patrol is looking into what caused a car accident that killed two elderly people from Walla Walla.

Troopers say Saturday afternoon around 3:00, 85-year-old Benjamin H. Green had been driving on State Route 97, about 7 miles north of Ellensburg, when he drove off the roadway, rolling the Buick LeSabre onto its top in a ditch.

Troopers say Green wasn't wearing a seat belt and died at the scene.

The passenger in the car, 83-year-old Naomi R. Green was wearing her seat belt, but she too died at the scene.

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