As of Friday, February 21, 2014
The Washington State Patrol is reporting that Peter A LaPierre, 39, of Grandview, perished early this morning (Friday) in an accident on Van Belle Road just west of State Route 241, about three miles north of Grandview.
Troopers report that LaPierre was driving a 2007 Dodge Ram pick-up that left the roadway and struck a tree. LaPierre was declared dead at the scene.
The cause of the accident is under investigation, but troopers suspect alcohol or drugs may have been involved.