Two Hospitalized In Ritzville Semi Crash

A semi-truck crash Thursday near Ritzville results in the driver and passenger being hospitalized.

Police say the semi driven by Melvin Gray of Texas was on State Route 395 Northbound when when he left the road, over-corrected and swerved back, crossing the median and eventually rolling over the 18-wheeler which came to rest on its roof.

Gray along with a passenger in the truck’s sleeper area were taken to a Ritzville hospital.

Gray was cited for negligent driving.