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Two Dead After Fatal Collision Near Washtucna

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WASHTUCNA, Wash. - The Washington State Patrol says two people are dead after a head on collision took place on Highway 26 just after 7 p.m. Wednesday night.

Troopers say 19-year-old Chandler Tran from Tacoma was driving in the westbound lane when he crossed the center line and struck another vehicle. Troopers say inside the other vehicle was 42-year-old Kyle Hammington from Federal Way.

This all happened about 18 miles away from Washtucna. Troopers say both vehicles went up in flames and both victims were pronounced dead at the scene.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.