As of Monday, December 18, 2017
SUNNYSIDE A local man was injured late Saturday afternoon after the car he was driving collided with a farm tractor.
The crash took place about 5 p.m. near the intersection of Alexander and North McLean roads, on the south side of the city.
According to Washington State Patrol Trooper C. Williams, drugs and/or alcohol may have been a factors in the incident.
Cesar Aguilar Osorio, 35, of Sunnyside, was taken to Astria Regional Medical Center in Yakima following the crash.
He was driving a 1999 Honda Accord 4-door, the State Patrol Said.
Aguilar Osorio was westbound on Alexander Road, Williams said in a crash report. A tractor driven by Jason M. Sheehan, 42, of Sunnyside, was
According to Williams, the Honda struck the side of the tractor head-on.
The car was destroyed and impounded by Kay’s Towing of Sunnyside, the report said.
Williams said the investigation continues, and charges are pending.
The well-traveled mile of Alexander between Midvale Road and the Sunnyside-Mabton Highway was shutdown while the crash was investigated.