Walla Walla motorcycle officer injured in collision

A motorcycle officer with the Walla Walla Police Department is injured Tuesday afternoon when a driver of another vehicle fails to stop at a busy intersection.

Officer Timothy Hollingsworth, 29, was riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle eastbound on Rose Street when 26-year-old Luis Flores Lopez of Walla Walla failed to stop at 12th and collided with Hollingsworth.

Hollingsworth was injured following the accident that took place around 5:30 p.m. and transported to Providence St. Mary Medical Center.

Sosa was not injured and was released from the scene, however, was charged with failure to yield.

The Washington State Patrol say drugs or alcohol were not a factor in the accident.