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Two Cowiche women in car vs. motorcycle crash

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NEAR OTHELLO, Wash. -- Two women from Cowiche were involved in a car vs. motorcycle accident on SR 24 west of Othello, Monday afternoon.

Washington State Patrol said the driver of a Mitsubishi Eclipse failed to yield when making a left turn onto Sage Hill Rd., hitting the oncoming motorcycle.

The motorcyclist, Kenneth Smith, 56, from Spokane was taken to Sacred Heart Medical Center with leg and arm injuries.

Troopers said the driver, Jessica De La Rosa, 23, was treated and released with minor injuries.

Her passenger June De La Rosa, 49, was not injured.

WSP said drugs and alcohol were not involved.