Yakima woman dead after van rolls from State Route 410

Yakima woman dead after car rolls from SR 410

YAKIMA COUNTY, Wash. - A woman from Yakima is dead after her car rolled into a ditch off State Route 410.

According to Washington State Patrol (WSP) reports, 58-year-old Cathleen Martin was driving a 1987 Ford Econoline van eastbound on State Route 410, 25 miles west of Naches where she struck a guardrail around 9:26, Wednesday night.

The van crossed into the westbound lanes upon impact then rolled into a ditch. Martin was thrown from the van which caught fire, according to WSP responders.

Troopers said Martin died at the scene.

Detectives are investigating the cause of this crash.