Driver Fails to Yield to Big Rig: Buick Totaled - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Driver Fails to Yield to Big Rig: Buick Totaled

QUINCY, Wash. - A 20-year-old man driving a 1990 Buick Century didn't wait long enough before entering Hwy 281, three miles south of Quincy according to Washington State Patrol.  When he did attempt to drive on the to highway he was struck by a 2006 Peterbilt tractor hauling double flatbed trailers.

The driver of the Buick, Alejandro Perezbotello, was transported to Central Washington Hospital with a broken leg, arm and cut up knee.  The Buick was totaled.  The driver of the big rig was uninjured but the truck was totaled.

According to state troopers, Perezbotello was charged with failure to yield the right of way.

 

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