A young driver caused a collision and ended up in the hospital Aug. 17 after turning in front of another vehicle on State Route 26. Alison Krueger, 14, Othello, was driving westbound on State Route 26 at about 5:12 p.m. and tried to turn onto Thacker Road. George Roper, 67, Othello, was driving eastbound on the highway. Krueger failed to yield and turned in front of Roper's vehicle. Krueger was taken to Othello Community Hospital. Roper was uninjured. Both vehicles were totaled. Krueger will be charged with failure to yield the right of way and no valid driver's license. She was arrested for taking a motor vehicle without permission and booked into Martin Hall.