Some of the vehicles involved in a four vehicle chain reaction on East McCord Wednesday afternoon. Photo by Tim Ferguson.
Centralia Firefighters assist one of those involved in a second wreck on East McCord Street Wednesday afternoon. Photo by Tim Ferguson.
Centralia Accidents Injure Two, Include a Four Car Pileup
The second crash occurred as traffic backed up on westbound East McCord Street in front of South Central Transit. Police say a car driven by 18-year-old Amber Cranford of Fairway Drive in Centralia hit the rear of a pickup stopped in traffic in front of her driven by 24-year-old Jack Lincoln of Persimmon Road in Centralia. Police say Cranford was taken to St. Mary's Hospital for treatment of injuries. She was ticketed for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.
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