A Kennewick man was injured after his car was struck by a pickup at a red light Thursday evening, officials said.
Salim Al Zaydi, 56, was stopped in a 1999 Lincoln Town Car at 8:24 p.m. in the right lane of southbound Highway 395 at Yelm Street in Kennewick, according to a Washington State Patrol news release. WSP said his car was struck by a 1991 Mazda pickup driven by Stuart M. Weisenberger, 22, of Kennewick.
Al Zaydi was taken by ambulance to Trios Health, where he was treated and later released. WSP said his car was totaled.
Weisenberger was not injured and his pickup was driven from the scene, WSP said.
Inattention was listed as the cause of the accident, WSP said. WSP said Weisenberger was cited for negligent driving.