Woman From Harrah Dies In Truck Crash
Yakima County Sheriff's deputies say a 62-year-old woman died after crashing her pickup into the Harrah Drainage ditch in the 2300 block of Harrah Drain Road Friday. Marianna Powers of Harrah was found in the truck that was upside down in the ditch early Saturday morning. Authorities say powers crashed the truck sometime on Friday night. She's believed to have drowned. Deputies say Powers had been traveling southbound from Fort Rd on Harrah Drain Road towards her residence and for some reason veered/drove off the left side of the gravel road and off the roadway where the pickup rolled onto its top, landing upside down in about three feet of water.
It had been raining during the night and the gravel road was wet but There were no skid marks.
There were no indications of intoxicants being involved.