Fatal crash near Davenport launches car 100 ft into rock cliff

Fatal crash near Davenport launches car 100 ft into rock cliff

A driver died near Davenport on Friday when his car hit a ditch and traveled through the air and into the side of a cliff, according to Washington State Patrol.

Troopers said 49-year-old Leon Tabor was driving westbound on State Route 28 when his car left the roadway near milepost 123.

According to WSP, Tabor’s car travelled through a ditch and was launched 100 feet into the air, stopping when it hit the side of a rock cliff.

WSP is investigating the cause of the crash.