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Semi loses axle, crashing into oncoming traffic

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GRANT COUNTY, Wash. -

Washington State Patrol says a semi truck lost an axle and its tires on State Route 17 Tuesday morning. 

Troopers say the truck went into oncoming traffic, crashing into a car near milepost 14. 

Trooper Brian Moore says the driver of the car was transported to the hospital for precautionary measures, but was discharged shortly thereafter for very minor injuries. 

The crash is under investigation. 

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