Tuesday, January 27, 2009
Two men were injured in a two-vehicle accident that occurred on Jan. 20, 2009, at approximately 5:47 a.m. The accident occurred on State Route 97 at milepost 20, eight miles north of Goldendale.
According to the report, Dale E. Martin, 58, Flint, Mich., was driving a 2004 Ford F350 southbound on SR 97. Martin lost control of the vehicle, crossed the centerline and collided with a northbound 1998 GMC pickup driven by Weyman E. Henry, 57, Goldendale. Both vehicles came to rest in the northbound lane against the guardrail.
Martin suffered internal injuries. Henry suffered a laceration to his head and internal injuries. Both men were transported to Klickitat Valley Hospital in Goldendale and then to Emanuel Hospital in Portland.
Charges in the case are pending.