Fatal 3 Car Crash near Richland

A West Richland man dies in a three car accident near Richland.

The Washington State Patrol says 33 year old Natalie Lincoln was Eastbound on State Route 224 last night when she failed to negotiate a curve, crossed into the oncoming lane of traffic and struck two other vehicles.

50 year old Steven Covert and his junenile passenger were taken to Kadlec Hospital, where Covert later died.

Lincoln and the other driver were also injured.

The WSP is investigation the cause of the crash.

Charges are pending.  It's unknown if drugs or alcohol were involved.