Tacoma police were investigating a fatal car wreck in the Lincoln District on Friday afternoon.
Police spokeswoman Loretta Cool said the collision occurred about 4 p.m. at the intersection of South Yakima Avenue and South 40th Street.
A woman in her 60s ran a stop sign while driving west on 40th Street and hit a car headed north on Yakima Avenue, Cool said.
A man in the northbound car died, she said. His name was not immediately released.
Cool said traffic officers were investigating.