3 Tri-City men hurt when car hits wildlife

Three Tri-City men were injured after the car they were in hit an elk early Thursday near Burbank.

Marcelo Bahena-Rodriguez, 28, of Kennewick, hit the elk on Sun Harbor Road with a 1993 Honda Accord at 4:36 a.m., the Washington State Patrol said.

Also injured in the accident eight miles east of Burbank were Jesus A. Ramirez, 21, and Juan C. Ochoa-Patricio, 18, both of Pasco.

All three men were taken by ambulance to Kadlec Regional Medical Center in Richland.