Trucker found dead in rig at Snoqualmie Pass



BELLEVUE, Wash. (AP) — The Washington State Patrol says a trucker was found dead in his semi-truck at Snoqualmie Pass.

The Transportation Department reported what appeared to be an abandoned truck Thursday night in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 90.

A trooper found the driver unresponsive in the cab. Medics declared the driver dead at the scene.

The patrol says the death is not traffic-related.