UPDATE: WSP releases name of Richland woman killed in I-182 rollover

June 12, 2013 

One person was reported killed this morning on Interstate 182 near the Road 100 exit in Pasco. The white Saturn rolled off the shoulder of the interstate about 8:45 a.m. The Washington State Patrol is investigating.

BOB BRAWDY — Tri-City Herald

— A 43-year-old Richland woman died in a rollover crash Tuesday morning on Interstate 182 in Pasco, and alcohol or drugs are believed to have played a role in the wreck, the Washington State Patrol said.

Cynthia M. Bynum, 43, died at the scene. She was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the car, WSP said.

The driver of the car, Robert E. King, 48, of Richland, was taken to Kadlec Regional Medical Center in Richland, where he was treated and later released. He was wearing a seat belt, WSP said.

WSP said King lost control of the 1996 Saturn about 8:35 a.m. while driving east on the interstate when he left the roadway, lost control in the gravel and overturned.

WSP is investigating the cause of the crash.

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