Asotin Man Dies in Motorcycle Crash in Yakima County

An Asotin man dies in a motorcycle crash in Yakima County Saturday.

According to the Washington State Patrol, 53 year old Paul Heger was traveling west on State Route 12 about 30 miles West of Naches when he failed to negotiate a curve and struck a guardrail.

He was thrown from his motorcycle, and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The cause of the crash was inattention.  Drugs or alcohol were not involved.