Fatal Two Car Crash Near Wapato Yesterday

A two car crash outside of Wapato yesterday claims the life of one woman and injures two others.

It happened at the intersection of Lateral B Road and Progressive Road.

The Washington State Patrol says 29 year old Marciano Diazmorfin failed to yield at a stop sign, and collided with another vehicle.

The driver of the second car and one of the passengers were injured and taken to a local hospital.  Another passenger, 56 year old Evelyn Broncheau, was pronounced dead at the scene.  She was not wearing her seat belt.

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