Stories tagged: Accident
Wed., July 31, 2013, 5:44 p.m.
Five injured in rollover crash west of Ritzville
A car driven by Ornaldo Zalpa, 56, rolled 20 miles west of Ritzville on Interstate 90 on Wednesday afternoon. Two occupants were trapped and one was airlifted from the scene …
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2013, 4:31 p.m.
Victims in fatal crash identified
The Spokane County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified both victims in a fatal car crash on West Seven Mile Road on Friday night.
Thu., July 25, 2013, 1:02 p.m.
Missing dog found dead near Sprague Lake
Sarah and Trevor Cressey’s dog, Peetie, was found by a wheat farmer near Sprague Lake on Thursday. He appeared to have died from wounds sustained during a rollover car accident …
Tue., July 16, 2013, 7:32 p.m.
Crash involving DNR truck diverts traffic for three hours
A two-vehicle collision involving a Department of Natural Resources vehicle blocked State Route 291 for several hours Tuesday afternoon.
Sat., June 22, 2013
Extrication follows minivan collision
A technical rescue and a rollover accident with extrication were among the 272 calls that kept Spokane Valley Fire Department crews busy the week of June 13-19. A minivan was …
Fri., June 21, 2013, 6:29 p.m.
Truck driver gets stuck after driving under too-low bridge
A truck driver found himself in a sticky situation Friday evening when he drove under a railroad track too low for his trailer.
Tue., June 18, 2013, 9:54 a.m.
Two injured in wrong-way collision on Highway 195
Two people were injured in a head-on collision this morning on state Highway 195 when a motorist reportedly was driving the wrong way.
Sat., June 8, 2013
Valley Fire crews busy with accidents
Spokane Valley Fire Department responded to three car accidents involving pedestrians or bicyclists May 30 through Tuesday. On May 31, crews were called to an accident in the 4000 block …
Thu., June 6, 2013, 9:12 a.m.
Motorcyclist injured in northside crash
A motorcyclist suffered serious injuries after crashing into a car at North Maple Street and West Mission Avenue Wednesday night.
UPDATED: Tue., May 28, 2013, 5:34 p.m.
Man who died at Spokane motorcycle park identified
A 51-year-old man died Saturday when his motorcycle went off the track at the Spokane Motorcycle Raceway Park in Airway Heights.
UPDATED: Mon., May 27, 2013, 4:08 p.m.
Spokane Valley man killed in motorcycle crash
Spokane Valley resident Jimmie D. Parker, 62, was killed in a motorcycle accident just before noon today on Highway 195 two miles south of the Spokane city limits.
Mon., May 27, 2013
In brief: Fire destroys home, kills three felines
Fire gutted a north Spokane home near Whitworth University early Sunday. No one was injured, but three cats perished, KHQ reported. Firefighters believe the fire originated around 1:30 a.m. in …
Tue., May 21, 2013, 6 p.m.
Woman killed in crash near Priest River
A 19-year-old Oldtown woman died early Tuesday in a head-on collision on Highway 41 south of Priest River.
Mon., May 20, 2013, 8:18 a.m.
County water truck in rollover accident
A Spokane County water truck rolled over in a two-vehicle accident this morning.
Thu., May 9, 2013, 6:59 a.m.
North Idaho man dies following ATV crash
PECK, Idaho — A 70-year-old North Idaho man has died following injuries sustained in an all-terrain vehicle crash.
Mon., May 6, 2013, 8:58 a.m.
ATV riding partners separate, both crash
Two men riding ATVs together in Kootenai County early this morning were injured in separate crashes after losing each other, the Sheriff’s office said.
Tue., April 30, 2013
Motorcycle fatalities put light on safety rules
Three Idaho motorcyclists died in crashes over the past weekend – the first sunny, warm one of the spring – adding a grim underscore to the message officials are promoting …
UPDATED: Mon., April 29, 2013, 4:06 p.m.
Man dies after fiery Spokane Valley crash
A man died at a local hospital after crashing his car into a tree in Spokane Valley this morning.
Sat., April 27, 2013
Duplex, semitruck fires among Valley fire calls
The Spokane Valley Fire Department responded to several major calls the week of April 18-24, including a house fire and a semitruck fire. Half of a vacant duplex at 8823 …
Tue., April 23, 2013, 8:18 a.m.
Six injured in Stevens County crash
Six people were injured in the Monday night chain-reaction crash started by a car driven by a 15-year-old boy in Stevens County.
Sat., April 20, 2013, 3:27 p.m.
Crane collapses at Port of Portland
PORTLAND — Work crews fled an unusual sound today while using a 600-ton crane to remove an outdated bulk loader at the Port of Portland. One minute later, the crane …
Tue., April 16, 2013, 7:49 a.m.
Yakima man dies in Adams County accident
A Yakima man died in Adams County just after 11:30 p.m. Monday after rolling his vehicle near an Interstate 90 rest area.
Tue., April 9, 2013, 8:53 a.m.
Vehicle hits Mead student walking to school
A Mead High School student was struck by a vehicle on her way into school this morning.
Mon., April 1, 2013
In brief: High-speed chase leads to accident
A reckless driver who led Spokane County sheriff’s deputies on a high-speed chase ended up crashing down an embankment onto Interstate 90 around midnight Sunday. Deputies had been looking for …
Fri., March 22, 2013, 8:45 a.m.
Vehicle strikes pedestrian near Garland and Lincoln
An intoxicated pedestrian standing in the middle of the street was struck by a vehicle near West Garland Avenue and North Lincoln Street around 5 a.m. today, police said.
Wed., March 20, 2013, 5:36 p.m.
Multiple accidents stop traffic on westbound I-90
Multiple car accidents are blocking multiple lanes of traffic on westbound Interstate 90 during the evening commute.
Tue., Feb. 26, 2013, 5:49 p.m.
Suspected DUI crash in Stevens County injures two
A two-vehicle accident injured two people and closed US 395 just south of Colville today.
Sat., Feb. 23, 2013, 6:22 p.m.
Victims identified in Friday fatal crash on 395
The victims of a traffic accident in which one person died and two were injured on U.S. Highway 395 Friday have been identified.
Thu., Feb. 21, 2013
Police say car seen speeding before collision with SUV
A car that was seen speeding on North Ruby Street on Wednesday later hit another vehicle on a residential street, landing both wrecked vehicles in the front yard of a …
Wed., Feb. 20, 2013, 5:21 p.m.
Unrelated driver injured in suspected street-racing collision
One car racing with another hit a third vehicle at the corner of Washington and York, landing both wrecked vehicles in the front yard of a nearby home.