2 killed in crash near Lynden

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LYNDEN, Wash. (AP) -- The Washington State Patrol says two people were killed Wednesday evening in a crash near Lynden.

Troopers say 65-year-old Harvey Valnes of Lynden was driving the car that crossed the centerline at a high rate of speed and collided with an oncoming car. A passenger in his car, 36-year-old Shannon Valnes of Lynden, also died at the scene.

KGMI (http://is.gd/OTvuif ) reports the driver of the other car suffered only minor injuries.

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Information from: KGMI-AM, http://www.kgmi.com/