Motorcyclist, 71, dies after wreck on state Route 410

A 71-year-old man died Tuesday after his motorcycle crashed into a pickup on state Route 410 near Crystal Mountain Boulevard, the Washington State Patrol said.

Killed was Kenji Wakabayashi, the King County Medical Examiner’s Office said Wednesday.

The wreck occurred shortly after noon when the westbound motorcyclist tried to pass traffic in a no-passing zone and hit the oncoming truck, according to the State Patrol.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.