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Walla Walla Man Succumbs to Injuries Sustained in Single Vehicle Accident on Sunday

ASOTIN – At about 1:40 p.m. Sunday, the Asotin County Sheriff’s Office, Washington State Patrol, and emergency medical units arrived on the scene of a single-vehicle accident on State Route 129, south of Asotin.

According to a press release from the Washington State Patrol, the driver, 55-year-old Paul Freels of Walla Walla was headed southbound when his vehicle left the roadway and struck a guardrail.

Freels, who was not wearing a seatbelt was transported to St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, where he was pronounced deceased. Next of kin has been notified.

The cause of the accident is still under investigation.