Grandview Man Injured In Rollover
A Grandview man is seriously injured after a car rollover this morning.
Sunnyside police say it happened around 5:15 -- 27 year old Albert Leija was injured when his 2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer rolled and threw him nearly 30 feet in the 1200 block of Midvale Road.
Investigators say Leija was heading southbound a a high speed when he hit a curb, left the road and rolled three or four times.
Leija was taken to Sunnyside Community Hospital and then transferred to a Tri-Cities hospital where he was in serious condition in the ICU. Glossen said. The news release did not specify which hospital.
Leija's car was totaled.
Police say alcohol and speeding may have been a factor in the accident, and Leija was not wearing a seatbelt.