On June 28, 2018 just after noon, a 2017 Chevy SUV operated by Earl NORWOOD, age 83 from Wenatchee WA. was traveling west on highway 78 near milepost 21 when for unknown reasons he lost control of the SUV and left the roadway, rolling and coming to rest on its top.
Earl NORWOOD was killed. The passenger, Vivian NORWOOD, age 80 from Wenatchee, WA. was taken by ambulance to the hospital.
Speed is believed to be a factor in the crash.
The driver Norwood, was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.