Isabel Ramirez, 8-Year-Old Girl Injured in Car Crash on Highway 17 [Grant County, WA]
Isabel Ramirez Hurt, Child Airlifted after Car Crash on Highway 17 in Grant County
GRANT COUNTY, WA (October 14, 2020) – 27-year-old Isabel Ramirez and an 8-year-old girl sustained injuries following a car crash on Highway 17, Wednesday.
According to the Washington State Patrol, the incident happened near milepost 44-5. A vehicle, driven by 68-year-old Rosalio Perez, attempted to make a left turn onto a farm road. Ramirez, who was following too close, hit the rear of the turning vehicle.
Emergency crews transported Ramirez to Samaritan Hospital in Moses Lake. Meanwhile, her 8-year-old passenger was airlifted to Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital. Updates on their current conditions remain undisclosed.
WSP ruled out alcohol and drugs as factors in the collision. Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.
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