One driver was killed last night in a massive 7-car pileup on I-182 near Road 68 in Pasco.

The accident happened around 8:30 PM after a 2004 Chrysler Sebring hit the deceased driver's car traveling eastbound on I-182.

The driver killed has been identified as Kimberly Youngblood, 44, of Benton City.

The Sebring allegedly struck Youngblood's vehicle which in turn collided with five other vehicles traveling westbound.

The driver of the Sebring fled the scene on foot, leaving behind the wrecked vehicle.

Authorities haven't identified the driver of Chrysler Sebring yet but the investigation is still ongoing and charges are pending

Three other drivers where taken to Kadlec while another driver was transported to Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane The conditions and status of those drivers are unknown at this time.

You can get more details on the accident here and the investigation is ongoing.




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