NEAR BENTON CITY, WA - The Washington State Patrol says a serious injury accident along Interstate 82 near Benton City sent one person to the hospital.
Around 4:30PM on Friday, troopers say 36-year-old Jimmie Moss of Pocatello, Idaho was stopped on the westbound I-82 right shoulder, when he pulled out in front of a pick-up heading westbound. That pickup then hit the driver's side door of Moss's car.
The driver of the pickup was treated and released at the scene. The driver of the car was taken to Kadlec Regional Medical Center in Richland where he is in serious condition.
Troopers say Moss was driving under the influence of alcohol.