WSP: Woman driving the wrong way on I-90 kills 21-year-old man

SPOKANE, Wash. — A 21-year-old man died in a crash near the Spokane International Airport early Saturday morning.

Washington State Patrol reports that 63-year-old Cynthia Macy was driving eastbound in westbound lane two on I-90 near South Geiger Boulevard and South Grove Road. Driving a 2004 Dodge Dakota, she swerved into the third lane, hitting the 2019 Fiat 500 21-year-old Gaige Lavoy was driving. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

A 2006 Nissan Xterra driving behind Lavoy swerved into the third lane and hit the front of Macy’s vehicle.

Macy was taken to the Deaconess Hospital. She is charged with vehicular homicide and vehicular assault.

A female passenger in the car with Lavoy was taken to the Sacred Heart Medical Center. The woman driving the third car, 37-year-old Chelsea Ross, was taken to Deaconess Hospital.

All parties involved in the crash were wearing seatbelts.

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