A Yelm-area man in his mid-20s died early Monday when the vehicle he was a passenger in left the roadway and rolled.
The crash occurred at 6:51 a.m. in the 2400 block of Reservation Road Southeast, said Thurston County Sheriff’s Sgt. Carla Carter.
The vehicle was traveling north when the driver attempted to pass a slower vehicle and lost control. The driver was transported to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.
The driver and passenger were wearing seat belts, Carter said.
The crash is under investigation, Carter said.