Man dies after crashing into gas pump which burst into flames

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SEATTLE (AP) — A man who crashed his pickup truck into a gas pump that burst into flames has died.

Seattlepi.com reports that the man was rushed to Harborview Medical Center after he crashed near Boeing Field on Friday night.

Investigators say the man crashed into a motel sign and pole and that sent his truck out of control. His truck hit the gas pump and it burst into flames.

Fire crews say they had to put out the fire before they could rescue the man.

He was taken to Harborview with life-threatening injuries which included burns.

His name was not immediately released.

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