Lynden driver dies in car crash west of Winthrop

A 22-year-old Lynden driver was killed Tuesday afternoon, Aug. 25, in a one-car crash on Highway 20 about 32 miles west of Winthrop.

Sahir F. Lugoavalos died when his car went into a curve too fast and he lost control of it, according to a State Patrol report. The car went down a steep, rocky embankment, coming to rest in some trees. The crash happened at 2:49 p.m.

The report said the cause was driving too fast.