One man is dead after an early-morning crash in Pasco.
56-year-old Jorge Ramirez lost control of his vehicle and struck a guardrail. The collision happened just after 2 am Friday on eastbound I-182 at North 4th Avenue. According to Washington State Patrol, Ramirez, of Kennewick was not wearing a seatbelt.
Eastbound traffic was shut down for several hours. The Pasco Police Department sent out a tweet just after 3 am notifying drivers to use alternate routes as Police were investigating. It's not known if drugs or alcohol were involved.
LOOK: See how much gasoline cost the year you started driving
To find out more about how has the price of gas changed throughout the years, Stacker ran the numbers on the cost of a gallon of gasoline for each of the last 84 years. Using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
(released in April 2020), we analyzed the average price for a gallon of unleaded regular gasoline from 1976 to 2020 along with the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for unleaded regular gasoline from 1937 to 1976, including the absolute and inflation-adjusted prices for each year.
Read on to explore the cost of gas over time and rediscover just how much a gallon was when you first started driving.
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LOOK: Route 66’s quirkiest and most wonderful attractions state by state
compiled a list of 50 attractions--state by state--to see along the drive, drawing on information from historic sites, news stories, Roadside America
, and the National Park Service. Keep reading to discover where travelers can get their kicks on Route 66.