Tao Stettler of Pateros Dies in Head-On Crash on SR 153
Pateros, WA (August 15, 2022) On Sunday, 49-year-old Jason Dixon of Enumclaw was hurt in a fatal collision on State Route 153.
Reports say that 39-year-old Tao Stettler of Pateros died in the same crash on SR 153 near Pateros.
WSP says that at about 5:30 p.m. Stettler was driving a 2016 Ford Escape southbound on SR 153. Meanwhile, Dixon was driving a northbound 1996 Ford F250.
Consequently, the Escape crossed the center line and struck the F250 head-on.
Paramedics took Stettler to Three Rivers Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.
Meanwhile, rescuers transported Dixon to a hospital for injuries sustained in the crash.
Authorities closed SR 153 for three hours due to the collision.
Additionally, troopers say that Stettler was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash, while Dixon was wearing a seatbelt.
Sweet Lawyers extend our condolences to the family of Tao Stettler. Our hearts are with you through these trying times. We also wish Jason Dixon a fast recovery from his injuries.
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