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Yakima Woman Seriously Injured in Car Crash

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YAKIMA, Wash.-- An 18-year-old Yakima woman has been airlifted to a Seattle hospital after a serious accident Sunday afternoon.

Yakima police say Rubi Mercardo was seriously hurt when she pulled out of a parking lot in front of a pick-up truck on West Nob Hill Boulevard.  Her car was thrown into the fence of a nearby home.

Mercardo, a male passenger, and a toddler had to be pulled out with the jaws of life. The condition of Mercardo and her passengers isn't known at this time.  The other driver only had minor injuries.