Deadly accident in Franklin County

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FRANKLIN COUNTY, Wash. -- Icy conditions killed a driver and injured a passenger in Franklin County. 29-year-old Angel Astudillo died at the scene early Saturday morning.

It all happened on Pasco-Kahlotus road, just nine miles east of Pasco. Troopers say Astudillo was going the speed limit at 50 miles per hour. However, when the car hit a slick spot, it swerved off the road. Astudillo wasn't wearing a seatbelt, and was tossed from the car. His passenger was buckled up and escaped with minor injuries.