Driver killed in Whatcom County crash


WHATCOM COUNTY, Wash. - A 21-year-old man died early Sunday morning in a crash in Whatcom County, said officials with the Washington State Patrol. 

The collision happened around 2:30 a.m. at 3948 Lakeway Drive. 

According to the State Patrol, a man driving in a Honda Civic was traveling eastbound on Lakeway Drive, when his vehicle crossed the center line while turning. 

The vehicle overcorrected, left the roadway and struck a power pole. 

The driver died.

The State Patrol said speed was a factor in the collision.