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Car strikes woman outside vehicle on I-90 in Adams County

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ADAMS COUNTY, Wash. -

A 21-year-old woman is in the hospital after she was hit on Interstate 90 Monday night.

It happened around 7:45 p.m. on eastbound I-90 at milepost 237, which is about eight miles west of the town of Sprague in Adams County. Washington State Patrol troopers say Richard M. Boring was headed eastbound on the highway in a 2007 Chevrolet Silverado when he struck Briana K Harper. Washington State Patrol says Harper was  on the shoulder of the highway standing outside her car.

Investigators say Boring drifted onto the shoulder of the highway and hit Harper's Chevrolet Malibu and Harper herself.

Harper was taken to Sacred Heart Medical Center Monday night. Her condition is not known. 

No one else was injured in the crash. Charges against Boring are listed as pending in a release from WSP.

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