Othello — A rear-end collision Monday on Highway 17 sent two Othello people to the hospital.
Victor Haroflores, 32, was stopped in his pickup truck trying to turn onto Providence Road when another pickup, driven by Lourdes Paniagua Reyes, crashed into him, according to Washington State Patrol. The collision happened six miles north of Othello just after 2 p.m.
Haroflores and Paniagua Reyes, 22, were taken to Othello Community Hospital. Their conditions were not immediately available.
A 13-year-old passenger in Paniagua Reyes' truck was not injured, state patrol said.
Both vehicles were totaled and towed from the scene, state patrol said. Everyone involved was reportedly wearing their seat belts.