Driver dies in 3-vehicle crash involving Clark County Clark County Public Utilities truck

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CLARK COUNTY, WA (KPTV) - A driver died Thursday afternoon in a three-vehicle crash involving a Clark County Public Utilities Department truck, the county sheriff’s office says.

According to deputies, the collision was caused when one driver attempted to pass another driver near the 28900 block of Northeast 82nd Avenue just before 12:30 p.m.

The second driver was transported to an area hospital and treated for minor injuries. The third driver was not hurt and remined on scene.

It’s not clear which driver was the in the Clark County Public Utilities Department truck.

The road between Northeast 279th Street and Northeast 299th Street was closed for several hours after the crash while investigators examined the scene.

No additional information was immediately available for release. 

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