PENDLETON -- A taxi driver died Saturday when his taxi cab struck a cow on Highway 395 south of Pendleton.
Two passengers in the cab were not injured.
Steven D. Christiansen, 59, of Pendleton, was southbound on the highway near milepost 4 when he struck a black cow in the roadway, according to a news release.
Christiansen was transporting Brianna M. Gillette, 27, of North Portland, and Shenia N. Winterton, 16, of Pendleton. All three were wearing seat belts.
The cow's owner and information about how it got onto the roadway were not immediately known.
Learn 'fast and easy' hairstyles at class
Cosmetology students at Victoria's Academy are offering a class on "Fast and Easy Hairstyles."
The class begins at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Victoria's Academy, 23 W. First Ave., Kennewick. There is a $15 fee, and the class is limited to 10 participants. To register, call 222-5080 or go to communityed.ksd.org.