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Fatal Accident on Nob Hill in Yakima

YAKIMA, Wash. - A fatal accident in Yakima Tuesday morning.  It happened at the 600 block of East Nob Hill Boulevard where a Dodge Stratus tried to overtake another vehicle then smashed head-on into a tractor.

The driver of the Dodge, a 30 year old male from Wapato, died in the accident. The driver of the other vehicle and the tractor were not injured.

Police say that the Dodge was speeding, not wearing his seatbelt and did not have his headlights on at the time of the accident.

The name of the victim has not been released.  An investigation is under way.