A driver tried to make a U-turn on Highway 397, about four miles east of Kennewick, and was struck by a car going the same direction.
Casey J. Childers, 19, of Kennewick, was injured when the maroon 1999 Mercedes 280 sedan was struck at about 8:43 p.m. on Friday. She was taken to Trios Health hospital, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Childers was reportedly making a U-turn from the southbound lane when her vehicle was struck by a blue 2013 Dodge Dart sedan driving south.
Stacy M. Kulm, 38, of Kennewick, was driving the Dodge. She was not injured.
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The state patrol reports the cause of the collision is under investigation.