Benton County deputies injured in crash
Two injured in Richland car accident
Motor vehicle collision cause is under investigation
Date: March 26, 2011, 03/26/2011
Location: Richland, Benton County, Washington
Type: Car accident, Motor vehicle collision
Outcome: Two injured
On Saturday night, while responding to a call, two Benton County sheriff's deputies were injured when their patrol car crashed into a telephone pole in Richland.
They were headed west on Van Giesen Street when they lost control of the patrol car, spun off the road, and struck a telephone pole around 1:30 a.m.
Both deputies were taken to Kadlec Regional Medical Center for treatment and were later released.
Washington State Patrol is investigating the cause of the crash.
Richland Fatal Accident Statistics for 2009
Fatal accident count: 1
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
Persons involved in fatal accidents: 6
Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
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