Chelan County, WA- The Washington State Patrol responded to a single vehicle crash on Eastbound State Route 20 near milepost 159.5, 33.5 miles West of Winthrop around 10:20 a.m. on July 2nd, 2019.
According to a press memo from the Washington State Patrol, 24-year old Michael Niegowski of Maple Falls Washington was traveling Westbound on State Route 20 in a blue 1999 Jeep Cherokee when his vehicle left the roadway to the left, rolled down an embankment and came to rest on the passenger side. Niegowski died at the scene.
Niegowski had been reported missing by his family after leaving his off-duty fire crew in Winthrop, WA on June 26th, 2019 and said he was heading for Bellingham, WA.
The Family Started a Find Mike J Niegowski Facebook page to help locate him. They updated their Facebook page on July 2nd, to confirm that Mike’s Remains had been found.