Teen airlifted to hospital after suspected DUI driver crash near Clarkston

CLARKSTON, Wash. — A 17-year-old was airlifted to a hospital after Washington State Patrol (WSP) said a 78-year-old woman hit his vehicle head-on Friday night.

Police said the teen was driving north on Hwy. 129 near Milepost 40, about a half mile south of Clarkston city limits around 8:00 p.m. when the woman, driving southbound in a Lexus, crossed over the center line and hit his Camry. Both are from Clarkston.

WSP said Marlene Driscoll was not hurt in the crash, and was facing charges of DUI and vehicular assault.