Two-Car Collision on SR 97
DESCRIPTION: Vehicle heading southbound on SR97 failed to yield the right of way to the second vehicle heading northbound. Both cars were totalled and the drivers were injured and sent to Mid Valley Hospital.
TYPE OF ACCIDENT: Vehicle Collision
CAUSE: Failure to yield right of way.
DATE: October 14, 2010
TIME: ~9:30 am
LOCATION: North of Omak, WA
NUMBER OF VEHICLES:2
NUMBER INJURED: 2
NUMBER DECEASED: 0
DRUGS OR ALCOHOL INVOLVED: N/A
PERSONS INVOLVED: 2
VEHICLES INVOLVED: 2
INVESTIGATING AGENCY: Washington State Patrol
MEDICAL ASSISTANCE: Mid Valley Hospital
LEGAL ANALYSIS: Instigator was charged with failure to yield to oncoming traffic.