A warrant was issued today for a 26-year-old man charged with vehicular assault for a car wreck in McKenna last year that seriously injured a man.
The accident happened Sept. 18 on state Route 507 near 323rd Street Court South.
According to charging papers:
The man worked a 14-hour shift then spent time with his girlfriend, eventually driving her home to Yelm around 11:30 p.m. On his way home, he fell asleep behind the wheel and crossed the center line.
His 1995 Lexus ES crashed head-on into a 2003 Ford Ranger pickup truck, which rolled. Washington State Patrol troopers arrived …