Man killed on I-82 near Union Gap was seeking help

UNION GAP, Wash. (AP) The Washington State Patrol says a man killed on Interstate 82 early Tuesday near Union Gap had been involved in a previous accident on a county road.

Lt. Terry Liebrecht says the man had driven into a tree and was apparently walking to a residence in the rural area when he was hit by a semi-truck and maybe another vehicle. He died at the scene at 2:45 a.m.

He was later identified as 20-year-old Charles Robertson of Yakima.