Impairment believed to have contributed to crash that sent 4 to hospital

SPOKANE, Wash. – Four people were taken to the hospital for injuries they suffered in a car crash early Thursday morning. 

The crash happened at 3 a.m. near Five Mile and Waikiki. Deputies believe the driver was driving too fast around a curb, crossed over Waikiki and crashed down into a ditch. 

They also believe impairment contributed to the crash. 

Firefighters had to pull all four people out of the car before they were taken to the hospital.