Rockport, WA – The Washington State Patrol responded to a single vehicle crash on Westbound State Route 530 near milepost 65 around 6:42 a.m. on June 23rd, 2020. According to a press memo from the Washington State Patrol, 74-year old Charles Hickey of Bothell, Washington was traveling Westbound on State route 530 in a blue 1992 Ford Explorer when his vehicle crossed the centerline into the Eastbound lane and left the roadway, striking a phone utility box and a tree.
Troopers say Hickey was transported to Providence Hospital where he died. The cause of the crash was listed as Crossing the Center Line.
The vehicle was totaled and towed by Carl’s Towing.