As of Wednesday, August 24, 2016
PROSSER A Grandview man is recovering from injuries today after crashing his car to avoid an animal.
Salomon Diaz Flores, 24, was driving a Mazda 6 eastbound on state Highway 22 at 2:40 a.m. today, when at milepost 29 he swerved to avoid an animal in the roadway, the Washington State Patrol said.
Flores was injured and taken to PMH Medical Center and the vehicle was totaled, troopers said. He was wearing a seat belt.
No charges were filed, troopers said.