Car Collision Involving WSDOT Truck Results in Injuries

YAKIMA COUNTY, WA (July 2, 2021) – Authorities identified Abraham Guadarrama, 27, who crashed into a truck on Interstate 82 Thursday morning.

The crash happened around 9:47 a.m., on I-82 just west of Sunnyside.

According to reports, Guadarrama crashed into the impact attenuator attached to the back of the truck, for still unknown reasons.

Rescuers took one WSDOT worker to Astria Sunnyside Hospital for treatment of unspecified injuries.

At this time, the WSP stated Abraham Guadarrama has pending charges as a result of the collision.

In addition, officials said alcohol or drugs may also have been a factor. However, this crash remains under investigation.

Once available, more information will be given.

A driver must stop and take certain actions when involved in an accident that results in property damage or injury to another party. If you ever become involved in an accident, call 911 and render aid to anyone who may be injured while waiting for the police to arrive. Also, exchange particulars with the other parties involved and document the crash.

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