Spanaway man dies after medical condition, crash on Interstate 5 in Kent

November 27, 2013 

A Spanaway man died Wednesday after he suffered a medical condition while driving and crashed into another vehicle on northbound Interstate 5 just north of state Route 516, the State Patrol said.

George Burleigh, 64, crashed the Lexus he was driving into another vehicle about 4 p.m. that continued north on I-5, troopers said.

A passenger in Burleigh’s car steered the vehicle to the right side of the freeway.

The passenger was not injured.

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