Multiple Injury Crash on SR 12 Under Investigation


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.