Crash Shuts Down U.S. 12 For Several Hours

A crash Thursday on U.S. 12 west of Yakima results in three people being hospitalized.

Police say the driver of a car was stopped at the intersection with West Powerhouse Road when a pickup truck that was pulling a horse trailer driven by Gerry Lamarre of Castle Rock rear ended the car.

The driver and two passengers in the car were taken to Virginia Mason Memorial hospital where they were treated and released.

U.S. 12 eastbound was shut down for several hours during the crash investigation.