Benton City man hurt as vehicle hits embankment near Prescott


PRESCOTT -- One person was injured Friday in a single-vehicle accident on State Route 124.

According to the Washington State Patrol, the accident occurred at 3:20 p.m. on the highway about three miles east of Prescott.

A westbound vehicle driven by John A. Jones, 79, of Benton City was passing another vehicle when it swerved to avoid an eastbound vehicle. Jones' vehicle went out of control and off the westbound shoulder, striking an embankment.

Jones was treated and released at Providence St. Mary Medical Center.


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