Cottage Grove Man Killed in Crash

Police-LightsVADER, Wash. — A Cottage Grove man was killed after a crash in Washington state.

It happened at about 11:30 a.m. Tuesday in the small town of Vader, which is south of Chehalis.

Investigators say it appears the 70-year-old driver was traveling at a high rate of speed and he didn’t stop at a stop sign. He slammed into a concrete wall and was killed upon impact.

A dog in the vehicle is being treated for a possible broken back.

The victim’s name will be released once family has been notified.

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