Two drivers were injured in a multi-car collision on state Route 169, Maple Valley-Black Diamond Road, according to news reports.
The accident occurred around 7 a.m. when three cars crashed, according to the Washington State Patrol. It is unclear exactly how the collision occurred.
One of the drivers sustained minor injuries in the crash. Another driver was reportedly seriously injured. The third driver was not injured in the collision, according to news reports. Their current condition or extent of their injuries is unknown.
Washington State Patrol troopers are still determining all the factors in the crash. So far, no citations have been issued in connection to this collision.
As a Yakima car accident attorney, I’m saddened to hear about this car accident. I hope all the victims in this crash are able to experience a full and speedy recovery. I urge drivers to always practice safe driving habits including never driving while distracted or driving under the influence. I hope investigators can determine exactly how this collision occurred so an accident like this can potentially be avoided in the future.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident, contact a personal injury lawyer in Yakima.