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  • TUESDAY, JUNE 24, 2014, 7:42 A.M.

    Police: Spokane truck that hit restaurant, killing bartender, had bad brakes

    ITHACA, N.Y. — Police say a tractor-trailer that crashed into a central New York restaurant, killing a bartender, had faulty brakes. The truck is owned by Auto Star Transport of …

  • FRIDAY, MARCH 7, 2014, 1:08 P.M.

    Crash that killed two EWU students sparks homicide investigation

    State troopers are investigating an Eastern Washington University student for killing two of her passengers – both college friends - in a suspected drunken-driving crash two weeks ago near Colfax.

  • MONDAY, DEC. 2, 2013

    Getting There: Fatal crash a tragic reminder about driving in the cold

    A chain-reaction fatal collision at the start of Thanksgiving travel last Wednesday was a strong reminder of the danger posed by fast-changing winter weather conditions in the Inland Northwest. One …

  • THURSDAY, NOV. 14, 2013

    In University High School student’s fatal crash, Sheriff’s Office recommends charges

    A fatal joy ride to a popular stretch of Spokane Valley roadway known among young drivers as the “Ponderosa Jump” has led investigators to recommend felony charges against a University …

  • WEDNESDAY, JAN. 4, 2012, 10:31 A.M.

    Southern Idaho man pleads guilty in fatal crash

    A southern Idaho man pleaded guilty Tuesday to reckless driving for his role in a crash near Twin Falls that killed two teenage College of Southern Idaho students, as part …

  • SUNDAY, NOV. 13, 2011

    Single-vehicle crash kills two UI freshmen

    Two University of Idaho students died early Saturday after a one-vehicle accident near Troy, Idaho, police said. According to Idaho State Police, freshmen Wyatt T. Smith, 17, of St. Anthony, …

  • FRIDAY, APRIL 1, 2011, 9:21 A.M.

    California man killed in early Friday crash

    A California man was killed early this morning while travelling “at a high rate of speed” on state Highway 41 in Oldtown, the Idaho State Police reported.

  • MONDAY, JAN. 31, 2011, 7:14 A.M.

    Pedestrian dies after being hit by police car

    Authorities say a police officer en route to a trouble call struck and fatally injured a pedestrian in Spokane late Sunday night.

  • WEDNESDAY, DEC. 22, 2010

    Cyclist dies of injuries from collision

    A 32-year-old Spokane bicyclist has died from injuries suffered in a collision last fall at Fourth Avenue and Lincoln Street. Matthew R. Hardie died on Dec. 14 from complications stemming …

  • WEDNESDAY, DEC. 22, 2010

    Northport man dies in pickup crash

    A Northport, Wash., man is dead after a one-car accident Tuesday on state Highway 25 about a mile north of Northport.

  • SUNDAY, DEC. 19, 2010

    One killed, one hurt in rollover

    One person died and one was injured early Saturday in a one-car accident on Interstate 90 near the Salnave Road exit. Jesse E. Geddes, 52, was ejected from his Oldsmobile …

  • THURSDAY, DEC. 16, 2010

    Two-car crash on I-90 kills one, injures one

    One person was killed and another was critically injured after a two-car crash in the westbound lanes of Interstate 90 Wednesday about 3:45 p.m. west of Post Falls.

  • THURSDAY, DEC. 9, 2010

    Spangle man died in crash with plow

    The driver killed in a fiery crash Tuesday on U.S. Highway 195 south of Hatch Road was identified Wednesday as a 57-year-old Spangle man. William H. Adsit was headed south …

  • WEDNESDAY, DEC. 8, 2010

    Motorist dies in fiery crash

    At least one motorist is dead after a pickup truck smashed into the back of a state snowplow Tuesday night and burst into flames, authorities said. Witnesses said the compact …

  • TUESDAY, DEC. 7, 2010

    Driver dies when semi crashes on U.S. 95

    A 56-year-old Hayden man died Monday when his semi-tractor and tanker trailer crashed on U.S. Highway 95.

  • FRIDAY, NOV. 26, 2010

    Driver killed in slide-off crash on Highway 95

    A Bonners Ferry woman is dead and a young boy seriously injured after being thrown from their SUV as it crashed down an embankment Thursday morning. The accident occurred about …

  • SUNDAY, NOV. 21, 2010

    Woman dies after crash at intersection

    A Coeur d’Alene woman died Saturday morning at Kootenai Medical Center after the car she was riding in hit a semitruck that ran a red light.

  • SUNDAY, NOV. 7, 2010

    Girl, 1, injured in crash on U.S. 395 dies of injuries

    A 1-year-old Colville girl injured in a crash Friday on U.S. Highway 395 at Addy, Wash., has died. Jalah Jones was a passenger in a car driven by Jenie Jones, …

  • TUESDAY, OCT. 19, 2010

    Crash kills CEO of medical center

    The Latah County Sheriff’s Office says Gritman Medical Center CEO Jeffrey Martin died in a pickup crash near state Highway 8 in North Idaho.

  • WEDNESDAY, OCT. 13, 2010

    Man pleads not guilty in fatal crash

    A 21-year-old man Deer Park pleaded not guilty Tuesday to the charge of vehicular homicide in connection with a July 16 collision that killed a woman riding a scooter on …

  • WEDNESDAY, OCT. 13, 2010

    Man pleads guilty in woman’s death

    A Spokane man pleaded guilty Tuesday to killing a Mead woman in a drunken head-on collision and received 2 1/2 years in prison.

  • MONDAY, OCT. 11, 2010

    Post Falls crash victim dies on way to hospital

    A Post Falls man died Saturday while being transported to Kootenai Medical Center following a collision at McGuire Road and West Prairie Avenue. The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Department responded about …

  • WEDNESDAY, OCT. 6, 2010

    Ritzville man killed in crash

    GENESEE, Idaho – The Idaho State Police released the name of a 50-year-old Ritzville, Wash., man who died in a tractor-trailer rollover west of Genesee, which is between Moscow and …

  • FRIDAY, OCT. 1, 2010

    Almira, Wash., woman dies in car rollover

    A 68-year-old woman died Thursday morning when she was ejected from her car in a rollover accident on U.S. Highway 2, four miles west of Wilbur, Wash. Joyce M. Hansen, …

  • WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 8, 2010

    Missing couple found dead after motorcycle accident

    Two missing people were found dead Monday evening, the vicitims of a Hayden Lake motorcycle accident, Kootenai County sheriff’s deputies said.

  • TUESDAY, AUG. 31, 2010

    Three men killed in crash identified

    Three Spokane men killed in a car crash Sunday have been identified by the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office as Anthony K. Archuleta, 21; Spencer A. Fry, 25; and Joseph M. …

  • MONDAY, AUG. 30, 2010

    One-car crash kills three on impact

    Three men were killed late Saturday or early Sunday when a BMW traveling at least 90 mph in a 25 mph zone left the road and smashed into two pine …

  • MONDAY, AUG. 30, 2010

    ISP investigating motorcycle fatality

    An Athol man died Saturday night after crashing his motorcycle on U.S. Highway 95 in southern Bonner County.

  • MONDAY, AUG. 23, 2010

    One killed, five hurt in Highway 57 crash

    A Spokane woman was killed Saturday and several others were hospitalized in a collision near Priest River, Idaho.

  • MONDAY, AUG. 16, 2010

    I-90 rollover crash kills Tacoma woman

    A 21-year-old Tacoma woman died Sunday after the car she was riding in overturned along Interstate 90 about 10 miles east of Ritzville, near the Tokio exit.



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