Renton man dies following one car collision

The incident occurred Thursday afternoon on Interstate 90.

A 51-year-old Renton man died following a one car collision Thursday afternoon on Interstate 90.

According to a media release from the Washington State Patrol, the vehicle was traveling westbound when it veered into the grassy median.

The vehicle struck a concrete drain that caused it to roll and catch on fire, the release stated.

The roadway was blocked for nearly two hours.

This incident is under investigation, the release stated.

The identity of the victim has not been released pending notification of next of kin.

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