Information sought on Highway 17 fatality

Washington State Patrol troopers are asking for help from anyone who may have information on a fatal accident along Highway 17 last Thursday.

A 76-year-old Othello man died after he was hit by a pickup while crossing the highway about six miles south of town.

Darrell L. Dickson was reportedly taking his garbage out to the curb at the time of the 5:50 a.m. accident, said the state patrol.

The driver of the 2009 Chevy Silverado was Kevin B. Besel, 58, of Othello.