Crash injures Outlook man

— An Outlook man is recovering from injuries today after a crash at 8 p.m. yesterday.

Phillip D. Blankenship, 19, was driving a 2002 Chevrolet Tahoe eastbound at milepost 57 of Interstate 82 when his vehicle left the roadway, the Washington State Patrol said.

He over corrected and the vehicle flipped, troopers said.

Blankenship was injured and airlifted to Yakima Memorial Hospital, troopers said.

Alcohol was not involved, and Blankenship was not wearing a seatbelt, the State Patrol said. He was charged with negligent driving.


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