Man dead after truck launches over guardrail

  • Sat Oct 9th, 2010 10:03pm
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Associated Press

SPOKANE — Spokane police said a 24-year-old man is dead after his pickup truck launched over a guardrail and rolled into two parked cars and a house.

Tyler E. Menghini was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected. A 22-year-old male passenger was wearing a seatbelt, but sustained life-threatening injuries and is in serious but stable condition at a hospital.

The crash occurred early Saturday morning. Investigators believe alcohol and speed may have been factors.