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Alcohol May Be to Blame in La Grande Crash

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LA GRANDE, Wash.-- Oregon State Police are investigating a car accident that left a pedestrian in critical condition.

It happened Thursday, just before 8pm on Highway 82 near Interstate 84 in La Grande.

Troopers say Teresa Bundy, 41, was headed east on Highway 82 when she hit Richard Higgdon, 48, who was standing in the road.

Paramedics took Higgdon to St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center with critical injuries.

Investigators say he may have been drinking, which could have led to the accident.

OSP is still investigating. 

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