RITZVILLE, Wash. — Washington State Patrol troopers report two fatal crashes on Interstate 90 near Ritzville Thursday morning.
According to WSP, Sonny Zeko, 32, was driving eastbound at milepost 219 when he lost control and rolled down an embankment. Officials said he was ejected from the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.
WB90 MP235 is now a fatal crash investigation. One other occupant being transported to area hospital. Troopers on scene.— Trooper J. Sevigney (@wspd4pio) January 25, 2018
WSP also responded to another fatal crash in the same area but details of that crash were not immediately available as of 2:45 p.m. Thursday.
Troopers responding to one car fatal crash EB 90 MP219. One mile west of Ritzville.— Trooper J. Sevigney (@wspd4pio) January 25, 2018
Aid is on scene. Roadway is not blocked. Use caution through the area. #MoveOver
Troopers caution drivers to watch for icy roadway conditions.
Please watch for changing roadway conditions if you are traveling this morning. Troopers reporting icy conditions as you travel west.— Trooper J. Sevigney (@wspd4pio) January 25, 2018
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