60-Year-Old Timothy Leslie Killed in Vehicle Crash on Main Street
Union Gap, WA (March 01, 2021) – On Friday, 60-year-old Timothy Leslie of Zillah, lost his life in a tragic two-vehicle crash on Main Street.
Apparently, two vehicles were driving south when a woman driving a Jeep attempted to make a U-turn.
Unfortunately, Leslie struck the Jeep.
Responders took him to Yakima Valley Memorial hospital where he died on Saturday.
Meanwhile, rescuers also took the Jeep driver, 22-year-old Angel Caoile to the hospital for injuries.
Officers said drugs and alcohol were not considered factors in the crash. They also said both parties were wearing seatbelts during the accident.
WSP said charges against Caoile are pending.
Sweet Lawyers wants to send our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Timothy Leslie. May you find comfort during this difficult time.
Coping With Fatal Main Street Crash
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Ultimately, this offers the loved ones of a departed family member some semblance of justice.
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