Battle Ground head-on crash injures 4 young people

Crash happened late Sunday on 199th

An AMR ambulance (File photo, April 2013)
An AMR ambulance (File photo, April 2013)

BATTLE GROUND, Wash. (KOIN) — A late Sunday night head-on crash in Clark County sent 4 people, all under the age of 25, to hospitals after one car crossed the center line.

A westbound Ford Fusion crossed the center line on 199th Street in Battle Ground and slammed in to a Ford Escape shortly before 10 p.m., Clark County deputies said.

Three people in the Fusion — driver Ketson Tommy, 24, and passengers Tawain Tommy, 17, and 19-year-old Jayme Ezra — were rushed to PeaceHealth Southwest by ambulance. The driver of the Escape, 21-year-old Christopher LaValley of Battle Ground, was taken to Legacy Salmon Creek.

Their conditions are not available at this time.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.