A two vehicle crash near Othello on Sunday sent eight people to the hospital, the Washington State Patrol reported.
Miguel A. Castillo, 23, of Othello, was driving his Chevrolet Suburban east on Highway 26 when he tried to turn left onto First Avenue about 8:55 p.m.
He was hit by an oncoming Ford F150 pickup driven by Gabriela Aguirre, 28, of Royal City.
Seven people in the truck, all from Royal City, were hurt, as well as Castillo.
Aguirre’s passengers included Isela Aguirre Ruiz, 14, Ariahna Aguirre Ruiz, 5, Kevin Aguirre Ruiz, 10, Filomon Aguirre Renteria, 65, Rafela Aguirre, 58, and Juan Aguirre Licon, 37.
Othello Community Hospital had no information on the conditions of the victims.
The cause of the crash was failing to yield, said the WSP.