One hurt in rear-end crash in Battle Ground

By Emily Gillespie, Columbian breaking news reporter


photoOne person was injured in a rear-end crash in Battle Ground Wednesday morning.

A teenage boy was taken to the hospital with injuries following a rear-end crash in Battle Ground on Wednesday morning.

Two vehicles were involved in the crash, which occurred at the intersection of Northeast Third Avenue and First Street just before 8:30 a.m.

Clark County Fire & Rescue spokesman Tim Dawdy said the teenager was taken to PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center by ambulance.

Battle Ground Police say the teen was at fault, but they have not issued any citations.