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Man transported to Harborview after motorcycle accident

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NEAR MABTON, WA - A Sunnyside man is at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle after a motorcycle accident near Mabton. It happened just after 9:00 Monday night on the 1500 Block of Alderdale Road.

Washington State Patrol says 49-year-old Noe Medelez was driving his motorcycle westbound when he didn't negotiate the curve and left the road. Troopers don't think alcohol or drugs were a factor in this crash.

Medics transported Medelez to Harborview and his passenger, Norma Gallegos of Grandview, was taken to Kadlec for her injuries. 

The accident is under investigation.

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