November 17, 2013 in Idaho

Moscow woman, 85, killed in crash on icy highway


A Moscow woman was killed Saturday night when she lost control of her car on an icy road south of Worley and crossed into the path of an oncoming vehicle.

Donna L. Lefors, 85, died in the accident on U.S. 95 just after 8 p.m., the Idaho State Police said.

Lefors was travelling southbound on the highway and crossed into the northbound lane, where her car was struck by Florencio S. Espana, 46, of Worley. Espana was injured and taken to Kootenai Health in Coeur d’Alene.

The highway was blocked about 45 minutes. Coeur d’Alene Tribal Police assisted. The crash is under investigation.

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