Kent man killed in 4-vehicle accident on Highway 167

The Washington State Patrol is investigating the cause of a 4-vehicle accident on Highway 167 near South 277th Street around 4:30am on Saturday morning reports the Seattle PI.com.

A 1998 Ford Explorer driven by Matthew Johnson, 19, of Kent collided with a 1990 Mazda RX7 driven by a 23-year-old man from University Place. Johnson’s Explorer rolled; Johnson, who was not wearing a seat belt, was partially thrown from the vehicle. He died of his injuries a couple of hours later at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.

No one else was injured in the motor vehicle accident which also involved a 2003 Dodge Neon, driven by a 21-year-old Federal Way man, and a 1994 Nissan Sentra.

Any with information regarding the accident is asked to phone detective Russ Haake of the WSP at 425-401-7788.

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