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Colville man dies in head-on near Northport

Thu., Feb. 10, 2011, 8:04 a.m.

A 73-year-old Colville man died Wednesday afternoon in a head-on collision on state Highway 25 three miles south of Northport, Wash.

Guenther H. Frenzel was headed north on the highway when his 1987 Cadillac DeVille crossed the centerline and struck a 2006 Honda CRV, according to Washington State Patrol troopers.

Frenzel, who was wearing a seat belt, died at the scene of the 3:35 p.m. accident.

The driver of the second vehicle, Janet E. Dunkin, 35, of Post Falls, was taken to Providence Mount Carmel Hospital in Colville. She was also wearing a seat belt.

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