Mill Creek man dies in crash with a parked semitruck

by: Terra Sullivan Updated:

MILL CREEK, Wash. - Police said wet roads were likely to blame for a fatal crash in Mill Creek that killed a 29-year-old man Monday.


Snohomish County deputies were called to the crash in the 18500 block of 35th Avenue Southeast around 12:20 a.m.


Investigators said a compact sedan was traveling southbound on 35th when it crossed the centerline and struck a parked semitruck.


The single occupant of the sedan, a man from Mill Creek, died at the scene.


Investigators said they believe wet roads and speed were the preliminary causes for the crash. 


The crash is under investigation by the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office Collision Investigation Unit.  


The victim's name has not be released.

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