State troopers report that a 22-year-old man died in a head-on collision on Interstate 5 in Bellingham at 9:30 p.m. Saturday.

State troopers report that a 22-year-old man died in a head-on collision on Interstate 5 in Bellingham at 9:30 p.m. Saturday.

Mateo S. Gaspar Alonzo, of Bellingham, was driving a 1998 Nissan Sentra north in the southbound lanes and collided head-on with a southbound 1999 Ford Ranger, according to the State Patrol.

The pickup driver was taken to St. Joseph Hospital in Bellingham, troopers said.

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