KHQ.COM - The Washington State Patrol says a man was killed driving near Ephrata when he crashed into a horse on State Route 28. 24-year-old Armando Capetillo was killed just before 2 a.m. Monday morning at Mile Post 41, two miles west of Ephrata.
WSP says the horse threw its rider off and ran into the roadway. WSP says Capetillo was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. Drugs or alcohol do not appear to be involved. No one will be charged.
Capetillo, of Moses Lake, totaled his 1992 Ford Ranger pickup.