Woman suffers neck and back injuries in I-5 rear-end car accident near Castle Rock

Lavonne L. Nakano, 40, of Bucoda was injured when the car she was driving was rear ended on Interstate 5 near Castle Rock. Nakano was taken to St. Johns Hospital for treatment of back and neck injuries after the accident.

Nakano had stopped for a lane closure near mile post 48 when she was rear ended by a Lexus driven by Cathy Burns of Mercer Island report Tacoma’s The News Tribune.

Burns may be cited for negligent driving. The report did not mention whether driver distraction was a factor in the accident.

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