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Puyallup man, 54, dies in one-car accident

Post by Kathleen Cooper / The News Tribune on Dec. 29, 2012 at 3:43 pm |
December 29, 2012 3:50 pm

A 54-year-old Puyallup man died around noon Saturday when his car hit a tree and flipped.

Francis Gierczynski was driving west on Highway 512 just east of 7th Avenue Southeast when his 1997 Mercury Cougar left the roadway, hit a tree and came to rest on its top, the Washington Highway Patrol reported.

The cause of the single-car accident is under investigation.

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