TOPPENISH — An Outlook woman was injured on State Route 97, 28 miles south of Toppenish Sunday, Nov. 24, after attempting to pass two semi-truck and trailers in a no passing zone, according to a Washington State patrol report.

Guadalupe R. Garcia, 20, driving a 2012 Toyota Camry, was transported to Klickitat Valley Hospital after attempting to pass a 2012 Peterbilt semi-truck and trailer driven by Gurjit S. Bhangoo, 51, of Arlington, traveling southbound on SR 97 in a no passing zone.

Her vehicle also struck a third semi-truck trailer, driven by Jatinder Singh, 27 of Madera, Calif., which was north bound on SR97.

Garcia was cited with negligent driving second-degree. Her vehicle was towed away from the scene, and the two semis were driven from the scene.

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