Teen crashes motorcycle near Prosser

A Grandview teen was injured when he crashed a motorcycle as he entered Interstate 82 westbound at the Prosser city limit Aug. 30.

Karl Ganje, 18, lost control of the Kawaski he was riding 23 minutes after midnight and left the roadway, according to the Washington State Patrol. The state patrol said he was going too fast.

He was taken to Prosser Memorial Hospital, according to the police report. He was released after treatment. He was wearing a helmet.