Fatal wreck closes westbound lanes on Highway 2 near the Big Y


A detour for westbound traffic has been set up on Highway 2 near Dryden after a fatal accident early this afternoon.

The two-car accident happened about 2 p.m., two miles west of Dryden, near the Big Y interchange, the Washington State Patrol reported.

Details on the accident, including the identity of the person killed, have not yet been released.