Driver and Passenger Injured in Two-Vehicle Crash North of Battle Ground
Clark County, WA (July 02, 2022) – On Thursday evening, two people sustained injuries in a State Route 503 vehicle collision.
The traffic collision happened past 8 p.m. on Northeast Rock Creek Road, north of Battle Ground.
According to the investigators, a westbound white 2012 Ford Escape on Rock Creek Road was approaching the freeway. However, the driver failed to stop at the stop sign and crashed with a white northbound 2002 International 4700E truck on the freeway.
The paramedics rushed the Ford’s driver and passenger to PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center. There is no update on the extent of their injuries.
On the other hand, the truck driver and its passenger did not sustain injuries from the collision.
The authorities are investigating the two-vehicle crash north of Battle Ground. Officers say it’s not known at this time if drugs or alcohol played a role in the collision.
While it is true, that driving is essential for many in order to move about in their lives, it is one of the most dangerous activities performed daily.
That is why paying attention to the road while behind the wheel plays a big part in making sure we arrive safely at our destination.
Preventing Injury Collision
It is indeed crucial that everyone drives defensively in order to avoid traffic accidents like the crash north of Battle Ground.
Meanwhile, here are some of the things that we can do to practice defensive driving:
- Always drive at a controllable speed.
- Never assume you know the other driver’s intention.
- Be prepared to positively react to other drivers.
- Yield at intersections, even if you have right of way.
- Stay focused on the road. Remove all distractions such as mobile phone use, unstrapped toddlers, etc.
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