Multiple Injury Crash on SR 12 Under Investigation

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The Washington State Patrol is investigating an impaired driver crash that left three people injured.

It happened close to 2PM yesterday.

The WSP says a vehicle driven by Hugo Martinez of Yakima failed to yield when making a turn on McLaughlin Road.  He struck a second vehicle that was eastbound on State Route 12.  Martinez was not injured but two of his passengers were.  They were not wearing seat belts.

A passenger in the second vehicle was also hurt.

The cause of the crash and charges are under investigation.