Coroner: Zillah man dies from a brain aneurysm right before car crash


SUNNYSIDE Wa. -- A Zillah man who crashed on interstate 82 last night actually died from a brain aneurysm.

Yakima Coroner Jack Hawkins says 44 - year - old William Thomas experienced the aneurysm on the right side of his brain before driving off the road.

Troopers say Thomas was eastbound on the interstate when he drifted, went through the median and hit some railroad tracks.

His car stopped on an embankment.

Thomas died at the scene.

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