A Benton City man was injured during a two-vehicle crash early Thursday on Interstate 182.
Charles J. Griffiths, 29, was getting onto the interstate in Benton City at 6:50 a.m. when he ran a Chrysler 300 into the rear of a semi truck, according to the Washington State Patrol.
He was taken to Kadlec Regional Medical Center in Richland.
The driver of the semi, Gregory A. Giger, 57, of Milton-Freewater, was not injured, state patrol said. The semi had minimal damage and Giger drove it from the scene.
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Griffiths was cited for negligent driving and the Chrysler 300 was totaled, the state patrol said.