Accident sends Oakville man to hospital
A 54 year old Oakville man was sent to the hospital after an accident outside Oakville. A 16 year old from Oakville was at a stop sign waiting to turn onto Highway 12 on Tuesday morning in a 1992 Ford Explorer when he pulled out in front of the 54 year old.
The Washington State Patrol says that the teen pulled out onto 12 in front of the man in his 2004 Mitsubishi Endeavor, this sent the 54 year old into the ditch and the teen into the turn lane. The man was transported to Providence St. Peter’s Hospital in Olympia with injuries from the accident, the teen was not injured. Both drivers were wearing their seatbelts.
The 16 year old was cited with Failure to Yield at the scene