Lower Valley crash sends 3 to hospital, 1 to jail

YAKIMA COUNTY, Wash. -- Three people went to the hospital when two trucks collided near Toppenish early Tuesday morning.

Troopers took one of the drivers to jail on suspicion of vehicular assault while under the influence.

It happened on Fort Road east of Lateral B Road.

WSP said Nikolai Shawaway lost control and was hit by a semi. Both of the 29-year-old's passengers were hurt. One of them was flown to Seattle.

The driver of the semi also went to the hospital.