Richland woman struck by car in crosswalk, DUI suspected
RICHLAND, Wash. – A woman was hit by a car in Richland yesterday evening.
According to Washington State Patrol, 44-year-old Christiana Williams of Richland was in a crosswalk near SR-240 and Duportail Street when she was struck by a car driven by 46-year-old Laura Pickel of Kennewick.
Williams was taken to Kadlec with injuries.
Washington State Patrol does believe drugs or alcohol played a factor, and charges are pending.