Ephrata Man Struck By Car

A driver is arrested after hitting a pedestrian Monday night in Ephrata. Police say Jose Rodriguez was westbound on State Route 282 when he hit a Moses Lake man wheeling his dirt bike across the roadway. The pedestrian was first taken to Samaritan Hospital in Moses Lake before being transferred to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. Rodriguez fled the scene but was eventually located and arrested for vehicular assault and felony hit-and-run.