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UPDATE: 96 Year Old Man Killed In Crash On Highway 195

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SPOKANE, Wash. - UPDATE: 

The Washington State Patrol has identified the man killed in two-vehicle crash on Highway 195 Thursday morning as 96-year-old Renard Faraca of Spokane. 

Troopers say Faraca's car was stopped eastbound on Cheney-Spokane Road at Highway 195 and as he entered the highway to turn left, he was t-boned by a car heading southbound on 195. The driver of the car that hit Faraca was not injured. 

Troopers say Faraca's failure to yield caused the crash and no charges will be filed against the driver who hit him. 

Previous Coverage: 

SPOKANE, Wash. - One person is dead in a two vehicle crash on Highway 195 near the Cheney-Spokane border. Washington State Patrol troopers are responding to the crash, and Highway 195 is partially blocked. The crash happened about noon on Thursday, right now there is no estimated time of reopening the roadway.

We have a crew heading that way right now, as soon as we know any more details, we will update you on KHQ.com, on Facebook HERE: https://www.facebook.com/KHQLocalNews and on Twitter HERE: https://twitter.com/KHQLocalNews

This is the third fatal crash in the Inland Northwest, and the fifth death since 5:30 Thursday morning. The first crash happened on Highway 395 near Kettle Falls, around 5:30 Thursday morning. One man died in that crash.

Then, about an hour later, three people died in a one-vehicle crash on Interstate 90, about 11 miles east of Ritzville.

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