YAKIMA COUNTY, WA (Jan 20, 2023) — A 14-year-old boy was killed and a 15-year-old passenger was seriously injured after a rollover crash that occurred 13 miles west of Naches just after noon on January 20.
The Washington State Patrol reported that a Chevy Venture was driving east on Highway 12 when it went off the road and hit a rock wall before rolling over. The vehicle came to a stop in one of the westbound lanes of Highway 12.
The Washington State Patrol declared the 14-year-old dead at the scene. His passenger was taken to the hospital in an unknown condition.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation.
Source: NBC Right Now
Let an Experienced Car Accident Attorney Help You Get Compensation
At Kapuza Lighty, PLLC, our Washington car accident lawyers are dedicated to helping injured victims and their families get the justice and compensation they deserve after an accident.
As personal injury lawyers, we know how confusing and overwhelming this process can be, and we want to help you in whatever way we can. A dedicated attorney from our firm will help you file your claim, gather evidence, and hold the at-fault party responsible for their actions. For more information about our practice areas and how we can help you, contact us today.
We report on accidents like this one to help raise awareness about Washington accidents and injuries. Please note that the information in this article is taken from outside sources.
We do not verify the information in our office. If you see something that isn’t correct, please notify us right away.
If you or a loved one has been affected by this crash and wishes to have a name removed, please click this link. REMOVE POST.