REPUBLIC, Wash. -- Authorities said an intoxicated man was hit by a car on State Route 20 Thursday evening.
The crash happened around 7:00 p.m. Officials said Brandon Smith, 30, intentionally ran southbound across the road and was hit by a car going westbound just three miles east of Republic.
Smith was transported to Republic Hospital and was later life-flighted to Tri-Cities.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation. Charges are pending.