• Driver killed when semi rolls over on SR18

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    AUBURN, Wash. - A semi rolled over on State Route 18 in Auburn on Wednesday, killing the driver.

     

    The truck was traveling southbound on SR18 when it struck a barrier and flipped over near State Route 167.

     

    Chopper 7 video showed the semi in a twisted heap along the side of the road.

     

    Firefighters put the driver on a stretcher and moved him up an embankment for treatment, but he was pronounced dead.

     

    Troopers said they are investigating the cause of the crash.

     

    A section of road is closed as troopers investigate.

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