Crash on Route 12

Yakima, WA A man from Yakima died late Saturday evening when his car careened off of the road. The crash took place on Route 12 near the Nelson Bridges around 11:34 pm. 

Jeffrey Brownlee, 61, drove his Jeep Grand Cherokee down Route 12. Police say that the cause of the crash is speeding. His car left the roadway, struck a guardrail, and landed in the left lane.

Mr. Brownlee died at the scene. It is unknown if alcohol or drugs were a part of the crash. Brownlee’s vehicle was the only vehicle invovled in the crash.

Kapuza Lighty expresses its deepest condolences to all those affected by this tragic accident. Fatal car accidents are commonly tragic and need a lot of time for investigation. Once the fault is determined and the cause of the crash understood, the responsible party can be held accountable.

If you or a loved one were the victims in a vehicle accident, it is important to contact a car accident lawyer to help you evaluate your options. Call (509) 866-4166 or contact us online to discuss your car accident case.

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Sources: YakTriNews, Yakima Herald

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