93-year-old man dies following late February collision on US 97
Posted on Friday, March 12th, 2021 at 10:24 am
TOPPENISH, WA – An elderly man injured in a collision on US 97 late last month has passed away at Harborview Medical Center, the Yakima Herald reports.
Billy D. Stobaugh, a 93-year-old resident of Toppenish, was injured on February 25 when he failed to yield to a semi truck on US 97 near Rocky Ford Road. The semi struck Stobaugh’s Mercury Sable and pushed it into a nearby Ford Edge.
Emergency responders transported Stobaugh to Harborview Medical Center, where he died from his injuries on Tuesday, March 9.
No one else involved in the crash was injured.
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