Two Killed from Sunnyside in Vehicle Collision North of Goldendale

Two killed after car strikes rock north of Goldendale Sunday night then crosses center line hitting a pickup truck.

It happened just after 9 p.m. on State Route 97.

Troopers say 59-year-old William Seymour of Mount Vernon was driving southbound on SR-97 when he was struck by 48-year-old Enrique Rodriquez of Sunnyside.  Rodriguez had just previously struck a 50 pound rock that was in the roadway and crossed the centerline striking Seymour's pickup.

Rodriguez died at the scene, along with one of his two passengers, 25-year-old Miguel Diaz of Sunnyside.  The other passenger, a 21-year-old man was injured and transported to a hospital in Toppenish.

Seymour was injured and transported to OHSU hospital in Portland, OR.