Authorities investigate head-on collision in Walla Walla Co.

Authorities are investigating a head-on collision that took place this morning in Walla Walla County.

Just before 7 a.m., both City of Walla Walla Fire Department ambulances were dispatched to Highway 12 just east of Touchet for a reported 2 vehicle head on collision with patients trapped.

Crews found one vehicle still on the roadway, with another vehicle upside down in the ditch. The vehicle in the ditch still had two occupants inside, a third had self-extricated.

Both occupants were extricated, and all involved were transported to the hospital.

The cause of the crash is under investigation. Other responding agencies included Walla Walla County Fire Protection Districts 6 and 4, WWSO, State Patrol, and Life Flight.