July 14, 2007 in City

Driver ejected from car, killed

Staff Reports The Spokesman-Review
 

A Cocolalla, Idaho, man was ejected from a car and killed in a crash on Highway 95 near Algoma on Friday. He was not wearing a seat belt, according to an Idaho State Police report.

John J. Obrien, 74, was driving a Toyota pickup north on Highway 95 when he turned left in front of another vehicle at Sagle Road. The oncoming Honda Civic, driven by 35-year-old Brian D. Corless, of Sandpoint, collided with the pickup, the report states.

Corless and two 7-year-olds, Bailie H. Corless and Sharon K. Rowe, were wearing seat belts and suffered minor injuries. They were treated and released from Bonner General Hospital in Sandpoint, according to the report.

Get stories like this in a free daily email


Please keep it civil. Don't post comments that are obscene, defamatory, threatening, off-topic, an infringement of copyright or an invasion of privacy. Read our forum standards and community guidelines.

You must be logged in to post comments. Please log in here or click the comment box below for options.

comments powered by Disqus