Fatal Car Crash Near Omak - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Fatal Car Crash Near Omak

OKANOGAN COUNTY, Wash. - One man was killed and another injured in a car accident that happened Sunday morning on Highway 155 about 10 miles south of Omak. According to Washington State Patrol, 26-year-old Patrick Yallup, of Nespelem, was driving his 1996 Jeep Cherokee southbound on the highway when he crossed the centerline, left the roadway and struck a tree. Yallup was pronounced dead at the scene.

Yallup's passenger, 18-year-old Ryan Yallup, was transported to a local hospital with injuries to his arm, leg and lungs.

The cause of the wreck is still under investigation.

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