Driver Causes Multi-Vehicle Crash on Highway 12 at Wilbur Avenue in Walla Walla
WALLA WALLA, WA (January 12, 2023) – Officers arrested a 30-year-old man from Outlook after a multi-vehicle crash on Highway 12 on January 5.
According to the Washington State Patrol, the collision happened at Wilbur Avenue around 3:10 PM. Based on a report, the man was driving north on Wilbur prior to the crash.
As he approached and turned at the intersection, he failed to yield the right of way to the cars on the highway. As a result, he hit a 16-year-old from Walla Walla. After that, the teenager hit a 64-year-old from Milton-Freewater, Oregon.
As a result, the Outlook man suffered injuries in the incident. Paramedics took him to a hospital for treatment.
In addition, the impact totaled all three vehicles.
Officers charged him with failure to yield the right of way. As of now, the investigation into the case remains ongoing.
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