OTHELLO -- A 38-year-old Othello man was cited for driving too fast after crashing into a car making a left turn in front of him.
Korben R. Kosters was driving north on Highway 17, about a mile south of Othello, about 5:50 p.m. Friday when he failed to slow down and struck a car making a left turn onto Bench Road, the Washington State Patrol reported.
He was taken to Othello Community Hospital with internal injuries and later released. His 2001 Ford Escape was totaled.
Koster hit a 1989 Chevy Caprice driven by Ignacio Ramirez Jr., 15, of Connell, in the left rear.
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Ramirez was not injured and neither was his passenger, Luis Ramirez, 16, also of Connell.