Taholah man dies following  fatality collision on  Moclips Highway

The Washington State Patrol issued a release following an accident Sunday night that ended in a local man losing his life.

According to the report, a 74-year-old Taholah man was driving east on the Moclips Highway just before 8pm when he crossed the center line in his Chevrolet Metro.

In the westbound lane, a 40-year-old Moclips man was driving a Toyota Sequoia when it collided head on with the other vehicle.

The Taholah man died at the scene.

Neither man was wearing a seatbelt when the accident occurred.

The man’s next of kin were notified by the driver of the second vehicle, according to the report.