An Oregon driver rear-ended a semi-truck on Interstate 82 near the Oregon border Tuesday morning.
John M. Thorp, 59, of Irrigon, Ore., was driving a tan 1995 Honda Accord south toward Oregon when he collided with a blue 2014 Freightliner semi-truck pulling a trailer the same way at 5 a.m. near the interchange with Highway 14, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Gary L. Holloway, 72, of Selah, was driving the truck and was not injured.
Thorp was taken to Trios Health and was listed as being in good condition.
The WSP reports the cause of the collision was Thorp following too closely and he was ticketed for second-degree negligent driving.