Stories tagged: accidents
Sun., Sept. 2, 2012, 10:29 a.m.
Son says author Richard Bach improving
SEATTLE (AP) — Best-selling author Richard Bach remained in serious condition Sunday, recovering from injuries suffered when his small plane clipped power lines and crashed. But his son said he …
Sun., Sept. 2, 2012, 5:20 a.m.
Pilot killed in Iowa air show crash
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A pilot was killed when his plane crashed during an air show in eastern Iowa, authorities said Saturday. The Soviet-era retired military jet was performing in …
Sat., Sept. 1, 2012, 11:37 p.m.
NY teen killed on party bus mourned
NEW YORK (AP) — Mourning the death of a beloved student in a gruesome accident, English teacher Jane Lynch spoke of the 16-year-old in a trembling voice. Friends sent sad …
Sat., Sept. 1, 2012, 11:24 a.m.
Author Richard Bach injured in Wash. plane crash
SEATTLE (AP) — Richard Bach, the author of the 1970s best-selling novella “Jonathan Livingston Seagull” among other spiritually oriented books rooted in themes of flight and self-discovery, was in serious …
Fri., Aug. 31, 2012, 7:29 a.m.
NJ store worker fatally shoots 2 employees, self
OLD BRIDGE, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey supermarket employee opened fire at the closed store early Friday as a dozen or more colleagues worked inside, killing two of them …
Tue., Aug. 28, 2012, 6:19 p.m.
Israeli court rejects US activist’s family lawsuit
HAIFA, Israel (AP) — An Israeli court on Tuesday cleared the military of wrongdoing in the death of a young American activist who was crushed by an Israeli bulldozer during …
Tue., July 10, 2012, 6:23 p.m.
Conservation groups sue over Arctic spill plans
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A coalition of conservation groups is suing the federal government over its approval of oil spill response plans for an Arctic Ocean drilling program. The lawsuit …
Tue., June 12, 2012, 12:34 p.m.
Man in Spokane River accidentally drowned
A body recovered from the Spokane River Monday is that of a 23-year-old man, authorities said today.
UPDATED: Tue., June 12, 2012, 3 p.m.
Spokane woman crushed by own car identified
A Spokane woman who died after being run over by her own car has been identified as Kaitlyn Rebstock, 22.
Fri., June 8, 2012
Texter hits patrol car
RIGBY, Idaho – Police say a 22-year-old eastern Idaho driver was looking at a text message on his phone when he hit a sheriff’s deputy’s parked patrol car. Brian J. …
Thu., March 22, 2012, 9:47 a.m.
NW Today: Home burns in northeast Spokane
The Red Cross was assisting residents of a home at 1602 E. Mallon Ave., which was damaged by a fire Wednesday night.
Fri., Nov. 4, 2011, 6:16 p.m.
Alleged drunk driver crashes into school bus
A driver is in custody for allegedly hitting a school bus while driving under the influence on Highway 395 three miles north of Colville today. Details surrounding the 4:17 p.m. …
Thu., Oct. 20, 2011, 9:28 p.m.
Two injured in Hayden crash
Two drivers were injured in a collision today in Hayden.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 30, 2011, 6:49 p.m.
Eastbound I90 cleared after two collisions
Two multi-car crashes Friday afternoon on Interstate 90 near Highway 195 caused a seven-mile backup in the eastbound lanes.
Sat., Sept. 24, 2011, 3:24 p.m.
Highway 20 crash kills motorcyclist
A motorcyclist died in a crash this morning on Highway 20 four miles south of Cusick.
Thu., Sept. 8, 2011, 5:53 p.m.
Head-on crash leaves motorcyclist in critical condition
A motorcyclist is in critical condition after a head-on collision about 1:25 p.m. today on Highway 95 in Sagle.
Tue., Sept. 6, 2011, 5:12 p.m.
Spokane woman dies after June crash
A Spokane woman died Sept. 3 after a June car crash.
Tue., Aug. 23, 2011, 4:17 p.m.
Teen dies in Osburn crash
A Wallace girl died this morning after driving off Interstate 90 in Osburn.
Sat., Aug. 6, 2011, 5:56 p.m.
Man dies days after one-car crash
A man who was injured in an accident earlier this month died Friday at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center.
Thu., Aug. 4, 2011, 7:36 a.m.
Motorcyclist dies in collision with deer
A motorcyclist died Wednesday on Highway 95 in Naples, Idaho after hitting a deer.
Sat., July 30, 2011, 6:09 p.m.
Four-car crash lands several in hospital
A four-car crash near Silverwood Theme Park landed several people in a hospital with non-life threatening injuries just before noon today.
Tue., July 5, 2011, 10:36 a.m.
Fatal holiday accidents include drownings, ATV crashes
Here is a roundup of fatal accidents and other holiday weekend mishaps in the Northwest:
Tue., May 17, 2011, 6:03 p.m.
Woman airlifted to hospital after tractor collision
A Bonners Ferry woman was airlifted to a hospital after a collision involving a tractor today on Deep Creek Loop Road off Highway 95.
Sat., May 7, 2011, 8:27 p.m.
One dead in vehicle versus pedestrian collision
Authorities have confirmed one dead in a collision between a vehicle and a pedestrian that occurred in Colfax today.
Wed., May 4, 2011, 4:55 p.m.
I-90 accident scene cleared
Authorities are working to extricate two people trapped after a collision on Interstate 90 about two miles west of Spokane.
Thu., April 7, 2011, 6:10 p.m.
Highway 41 near Spirit Lake reopened after accident
Both directions of Highway 41 near Spirit Lake were blocked for several hours as police cleared an accident involving an overturned commercial tractor-trailer.
Sat., March 26, 2011, 1:18 p.m.
Pedestrian killed on Highway 2
A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle and killed early this morning on Highway 2 nine miles south of Newport.
Sat., March 26, 2011
Memorial scholarship fund will honor UI student
Though Michelle Bonasera only lived to be 19, her legacy will help others for years to come. Bonasera died Feb. 13 when her Chevy Blazer drifted off southbound U.S. Highway …
Sat., March 12, 2011, 3:32 p.m.
Patrol cars collide during high speed pursuit
Two officers were injured and their patrol cars damaged in a high-speed pursuit early Saturday morning.
Sat., March 5, 2011, 8:30 p.m.
Three patrol cars wrecked this week
Spokane County Sheriff’s deputy’s patrol car was taken out of service Saturday afternoon after being involved in a non-injury collision on Highway 2. It was the third car taken out …