WSP: Driver crashes into tree near Orient, dies

WSP: Driver crashes into tree near Orient, dies

A driver died on Thursday when he crashed into a tree just south of Orient, according to Washington State Patrol.

Troopers said 52-year-old Robert Stanley was going southbound on State Route 395 when he swerved and hit a tree near mile post 257.

��Traffic Alert ��

Ferry Co – NB 395 MP257, 3 miles S of Orient

Car vs Tree fatal crash. Troopers on scene. Roadway is partially blocked.

We expect to be on scene for some time.

— Trooper J. Sevigney (@wspd4pio) September 19, 2019

The cause of the crash is currently under investigation.