Multiple People Hospitalized after Accident between La Center and Ridgefield
CLARK COUNTY, WA– A two-vehicle collision on Northeast Timmen Road sent three people to the hospital, late Friday afternoon.
Emergency responders were called to the crash at around 3:50 PM. Clark County Fire & Rescue personnel and an ambulance also arrived at the crash site, on Northeast Timmen Road between La Center and Ridgefield, running alongside the5 Freeway. \
Investigation revealed that one vehicle was traveling northbound while the other was headed the opposite direction. One of the vehicles crossed the center line, causing the accident. Two occupants were in each of the vehicles and three of them sustained critical injuries that required hospitalization.
Officials did not immediately have details about what vehicle veered into the opposite lane of traffic or the names of the people involved.
Unfortunate road accidents can happen anywhere and to anyone. One small mistake could lead to disastrous results, especially if there is alcohol or drug influence. It is important to drive defensively and always abide by all driving laws to ensure your safety and the safety of surrounding vehicles, motorists, and pedestrians.
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