A driver ejected from a car after it rolled was struck and killed by a passing semitruck Thursday morning near Ritzville.
The crash on northbound U.S. Highway 395 one mile south of Ritzville, the Washington State Patrol reported.
The roadway was closed while the crash was being investigated as of 7 a.m.
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