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UPDATED: Man killed in wrong way crash on I-705

Post by Stacey Mulick / The News Tribune on May 6, 2010 at 5:43 am with 2 Comments »
May 6, 2010 7:56 am

A 28-year-old man was killed early today when his motorcycle was going the wrong way on Interstate 705 and tried to get off at state Route 509, the Washington State Patrol reported.

The man has been identified as Efren J. Hesse of Tacoma.

The crash occurred just before 2 a.m. in Tacoma. Troopers reported the man was going southbound in the northbound lanes of I-705. He exited the wrong way onto SR 509 and lost control of his motorcycle.

The man was ejected from the motorcycle and died of his injuries, troopers reported. He had been wearing a helmet.

Troopers suspect the driver was going too fast for the conditions.

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  1. dwayne305 says:

    This was a very good friend of mine ive known for a long time. Really bummed about this and he only had a bike a few months. I give my condolences to his family. He will be missed dearly. Efrin was one of those friends you can never replace. I’ll miss you bro.

    Dwayne

  2. dwayne305 says:

    Efrin was a friend of mine and i just found out. Im really bummed about this. Efrin was one of those friends you would have forever. Im gonna miss him dearly and i give my condolences to his family. Im really gonna miss you Efrin, not only you was a friend but you was like a little brother to me to.

    Dwayne

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