Prosser teen injured in crash

— An 18-year-old was injured after running into a semi-truck on Interstate 82 five miles east of town.

According to the Washington State Patrol, Deysi Olivera was driving a GMC pickup westbound just after 1 p.m. when she struck the behind of the semi-truck driven by Petia Valdes Martinez, 41, of Harrisburg, Pa.

Olivera was transported to Kadlec Hospital in Keenewick, troopers said. Martinez was not injured.

Olivera was cited for following too close, troopers said.


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