Accident north of Hoquiam blocks traffic Thursday night
State Route 109 was blocked last night after a Hoquiam man rolled his vehicle while driving under the influence.
According to Washington State Patrol, a 59 year Hoquiam man was driving south on 109 near Burrows Rd, north of Hoquiam, in a 1995 Corvette when the accident occurred.
The driver crossed over the other lane, driving between 2 vehicles heading north. When he left the road, he struck an embankment and rolled the car before coming to rest upside down.
He was taken to Grays Harbor Community Hospital for his injuries.
Washington State Patrol reports that drugs or alcohol were involved. Charges are pending.