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Car accident causes lane closure

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KENNEWICK, Wash.—An accident in Kennewick cause heavy back-ups Saturday afternoon.  It happened on Columbia Center Boulevard near Quinalt Avenue. 

Police say a man in his 20's tried driving across Quinalt and smashed into a blue Cooper.

Traffic was backed up for about an hour as crews cleaned up the accident.  Both drivers were treated for minor injuries at the scene.