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.
Griffiths was cited for negligent driving and the Chrysler 300 was totaled, the state patrol said.