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Driver, passenger hurt after collision with deer

Two people were hurt on Highway 395 near Mesa on Thursday night when their pickup hit a deer.

Cecilio Martinez, 57, of Connell, was driving north on the highway about 8 p.m. when he hit the deer in the roadway.

Martinez and passenger Virginia Martinez, 48, of Connell, were taken to Kadlec Regional Medical Center in Richland, the Washington State Patrol reported. They were treated for minor injuries and released.

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