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TMCNet:  BRIEF: Stanwood man dies in motorcycle accident

[May 20, 2010]

BRIEF: Stanwood man dies in motorcycle accident

ARLINGTON, May 20, 2010 (Skagit Valley Herald - McClatchy-Tribune Information Services via COMTEX) -- The motorcyclist involved in an accident near Arlington Wednesday afternoon died in the evening.

Scott Weber, 51, of Stanwood was driving a 1983 Yamaha motorcycle at about 1:30 p.m. when he ran into a truck that pulled into the northbound lane of Interstate 5.

Troy Harstad, a 45-year-old Snoqualmie man, was driving a 2007 pickup. Harstad was on a shoulder and pulled out in front of Weber, according to the State Patrol.

Harstad was not injured in the crash, which backed up traffic for more than 15 miles.



Weber was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, where he later died.

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