Washington State Patrol corrects US 12 collision report | Local
Washington State Patrol corrects US 12 collision report | Local

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Washington State Patrol officials have corrected a crash report first issued by the agency on Thursday, Jan. 5.

At 3:11 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 5, a 2017 Dodge Grand Caravan driven by Jose Ruiz Barragan of Outlook, which is south of Yakima, was northbound on Wilbur Avenue at U.S. 12.

Barragan, 30, in failing to yield the right of way, pulled out onto the highway to head west and was struck by a 2001 Mazda pickup going east, driven by Stewart Hammill, 64, of Milton-Freewater, WSP Trooper Jarret Krueger reported.

After being struck by the Dodge Grand Caravan, Hammill’s vehicle then struck a 2016 Toyota Corolla going west, driven by Marissa Long, 16, of Walla Walla.

Barragan was transported to Providence St. Mary Medical Center. No other injuries were reported, according to WSP.

Krueger reported all drivers were wearing seat belts and each vehicle was towed from the scene.