An intoxicated man struck a tractor with his car Sunday in Sunnyside, causing both drivers to be injured, officials said.
Martin A. Ramirez, 25, of Sunnyside, drove a 2005 Nissan Altima into a John Deere tractor driven by Erasmo Cerda, 62, of Sunnyside, at 2:14 p.m. while both were driving west on Sheller Road approaching Franks Road, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Ramirez and Cerda were both transported to Sunnyside Community Hospital, the state patrol said. Ramirez faces a driving under the influence charge.
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