Yakima car crash sends one passenger to hospital

Yakima car crash sends one passenger to hospital

A car crash in Yakima sent one man to the hospital on Wednesday.

According to Washington State Patrol, 20-year-old Diego Vargas was driving eastbound at the 1800 block of Nob Hill Boulevard when he struck 76-year-old Flora Davis’ car, which was stopped for traffic.

The passenger in Davis’ car, 92-year-old JW Mitchell, was transported to Virginia Mason Memorial Hospital to be treated for injuries.

Vargas was charged for following too close to the other vehicle and not having insurance.

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