The Wenatchee World reports that for people were injured in a two-car accident on Highway 28 near Rock Island and eight miles east of East Wenatchee. All four were taken to Central Washington Hospital for treatment.
According to the report, Eugene P. Doyl, age 66, of Rockland failed to yield the right of way as he made a left turn from Highway 28 to Rock Island Drive. He ran into a Malibu driven by Cheryl L. Wood, 54 of Newport. Wood had three passengers in her car, Linda J. Tieaskie, age 64 of Spokane; Joshua A. McCoy, age 28 of Spokane; and Link Y Miles, age 46 of Spokane.
Wood and her passengers all suffered from neck and back pain after the motor vehicle accident. Doyl was apparently not injured.
Both vehicles were totaled in the car accident.
Vehicle Code RCW 46.61.185 states that the driver of a vehicle intending to turn left shall yield the right-of-way to any vehicle approaching from the opposite direction which is within the intersection or so close thereto as to constitute an immediate hazard.
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