Man dies in crash on SR-512 near milepost 9 in Puyallup on May 30

Modified Date: 
Thu, 02/19/2015 - 10:01am
Accident Date: 
Wednesday, May 29, 2013

A Puyallup man died late Thursday evening after crashing into the back of a semi-truck hauling 11,300 gallons of gasoline, according to the Washington State Patrol.

A 46-year-old man from Puyallup died when his Ford F-150 truck slammed into the back of a tanker truck on Highway 512 Thursday night.

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