Injury Collision

Clark Co. Sheriff's Office - 05/05/18 

On May 5th, 2018 at 0458 hours Clark County Deputies responded to a single vehicle collision in northern Clark County. Preliminary investigation indicates a full sized Dodge truck was northbound on NE Gable Av and failed to negotiate the curve onto eastbound NE 359th St.  The truck crossed the westbound lane of travel and struck a tree on the northside of NE 359th St.head on.
The driver, and only occupant in the truck, was a 27 year old male from Battle Ground.  He was transported to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
It appears that speed and alcohol are contributing factors in this collision. The driver also failed to wear a seatbelt.
The Clark County Sheriffs Office Traffic Unit investigation is continuing.
The Clark County Sheriffs Office would like to remind drivers to not Drive while intoxicated, reduce speeds and t o always wear your seatbelt.