An unidentified driver turning into a driveway off Highway 12, six miles west of Naches, was killed after their vehicle was rear-ended.
The driver was stopped in the westbound lane when a second vehicle rear-ended his at an estimated 60 mph, according to the Washington State Patrol. The first vehicle was pushed into oncoming traffic and was hit by another vehicle.
The first driver died at the scene and a second driver was injured.
The state patrol was not releasing more information until the victim’s family was notified, said Trooper Chris Thorson.