Stories tagged: fatal
Tue., June 6, 2017, 9:57 p.m.
Two killed in vehicle crash in southeastern Washington
Authorities say two people died in a vehicle crash in southeastern Washington on Monday.
UPDATED: Fri., May 5, 2017, 10:40 p.m.
One killed, three injured in fatal crash south of Newport
One person was killed and three injured in a crash on Highway 2 Friday afternoon.
UPDATED: Thu., April 27, 2017, 10:13 a.m.
Elephant tranquilizer makes lethal entry into opioid crisis
A substance used to tranquilize elephants that is 100 times more potent than the drug that killed Prince is presenting a new and difficult challenge in the nationwide opioid epidemic.
UPDATED: Wed., April 19, 2017, 11:06 p.m.
Orofino teen reported missing after prom dies in car crash
The 17-year-old Orofino teenager who ran away after his prom earlier this week died Wednesday afternoon after a car crash on Sunny Side Bench Road near Lenore, Idaho.
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 10:03 p.m.
Pedestrian dies after he was hit while crossing Division Street
A man attempting to cross Division Street at Euclid Avenue was struck by a pickup Saturday evening and later died of his injuries.
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 6:13 p.m.
Police: Spokane man caused Oregon crash that killed 3
A Spokane man is accused of causing a crash that killed three people Monday on Highway 26 near the Warm Springs Indian Reservation in Oregon.
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016, 6:40 p.m.
WSU professor killed in Highway 95 crash
A Washington State University professor died in a crash on Highway 95 about four miles south of Cambridge, Idaho, on Wednesday.
Sat., Oct. 22, 2016, 9:04 a.m.
Three-year-old boy, dog die in Hillyard house fire
A 3-year-old boy who died in a fire late Friday night in Hillyard was found huddled with his dog, who stayed by his side, and a teddy bear.
Fri., Oct. 14, 2016, 1:18 p.m.
Kellogg woman dies in late night crash
A Kellogg woman who died in a crash late Thursday night was not wearing her seat belt, the Idaho State Police reported.
Wed., Oct. 12, 2016, 4:18 p.m.
Five dead teens, a stolen cop car and the ‘most horrific’ crash in decades
Firefighters who responded to a Vermont crash called it “the most horrific scene they have seen in their 10 to 15 years.”
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016, 4:34 p.m.
Deputy involved in Hayden fatal collision identified
The Kootenai County deputy involved in a fatal collision on Highway 95 in Hayden early Saturday morning has been identified as Andrew Nye, 33.
Thu., Aug. 11, 2016, 10:23 a.m.
Apartment fire kills 2 despite ‘very heroic’ rescue efforts
At least two people died and dozens, including three firefighters, were injured after an explosion and large fire at an apartment complex in a Maryland suburb of Washington and searchers …
Wed., Aug. 3, 2016, 10:43 p.m.
4 dead identified as cause of California bus crash probed
A crash that nearly sliced a bus in half on a central California highway killed four people, not the initial report of five, a local sheriff said Wednesday.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 2, 2016, 5:40 p.m.
Highway pole rips through bus in California crash, killing 5
A bus veered off a central California highway before dawn Tuesday and struck a pole that sliced the vehicle nearly in half, killing five people and sending at least five …
Sat., April 9, 2016, 2:04 p.m.
One dead, one injured in crash near Rathdrum
A man died and a juvenile was seriously injured early Saturday when their car crashed and rolled several times in the area of East Chilco road and North Hope Valley …
Sat., March 19, 2016, 4:21 p.m.
Girl dies after being hit by a truck in Mead
A girl was killed when she was hit by a truck while crossing the street in Mead just before 2:30 p.m. Saturday.
UPDATED: Thu., July 16, 2015, 6:38 p.m.
Two crashes, including fatality, involve drivers who admit marijuana use
A bicyclist was killed and a motorcyclist was seriously injured in separate accidents Wednesday and in both cases the drivers who caused the accidents admitted to recently smoking marijuana.
Tue., Sept. 30, 2014, 4:11 p.m.
Gonzaga pays $400,000 to settle deadly kayak trip
Gonzaga University paid $400,000 to the family of Christopher Gormley, a freshman at the university who died on a kayak trip organized by the university. The settlement adds to the …
Sat., July 26, 2014, 12:32 p.m.
Pedestrian killed on I-90 downtown
A pedestrian was killed in downtown Spokane Friday night as he attempted to cross I-90 near the Maple Street exit.
UPDATED: Wed., March 12, 2014, 4:44 p.m.
Police impound vehicle of interest in fatal hit-and-run
A gold GMC Yukon has been identified by police as possibly the vehicle that struck Don Foster, 55, in a fatal hit-and-run accident in the Chief Garry neighborhood last month.
Thu., Feb. 20, 2014, 7:51 p.m.
Fatal accident found near Stateline
Investigators believe a fatal car accident discovered in the 25800 block of East River Road near Stateline at 4 p.m. today actually occurred around 7 p.m. yesterday, according to the …
Fri., Jan. 10, 2014, 4:53 p.m.
Witnesses: Suspected shooter fled apartment with mother, girlfriend
The mother of Brandon Mellon, 26, told police she doesn’t know why her son would shoot Arnold Lomasson, 48. Lomasson died of a gunshot wound to the head sustained Jan. …
Sat., July 13, 2013
Battle with bee ends in spill, quills
A man was seriously injured in a tractor rollover in the 2400 block of North Sunrise Lane at 10:18 a.m. on July 1. “He was swatting at a bee and …
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.
Fri., Feb. 22, 2013, 12:41 p.m.
Spokane deputies investigating fatal assault
Spokane County sheriff’s deputies are looking for a man involved in a fight outside a Spokane Valley restaurant that left one man dead.
Sun., Feb. 10, 2013, 3:57 p.m.
One dead in crash on Empire Ave.
The driver of a green pickup truck died early Sunday afternoon after being hit broadside by a speeding black Honda Civic that ran a stop sign at Empire Ave. and …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 25, 2012, 9:01 a.m.
Suspect in custody in fatal stabbing in northeast Spokane
Spokane Police a have a suspect in custody in connection with a fatal stabbing in northeast Spokane last night.
Mon., Nov. 12, 2012, 11:59 a.m.
Coeur d’Alene woman killed in early morning crash
A 40-year-old Coeur d’Alene woman was killed this morning when her car slid on snow-covered roads and was hit by another vehicle.
Sun., May 6, 2012, 5:17 p.m.
Fatal Stevens County motorcycle accident
The victim in a fatal motorcycle accident on Highway 291 in Stevens County has been identified by the Wasington State Patrol as Daniel J. Romaneschi, 56, of Spokane.
Sat., Feb. 18, 2012, 3:32 p.m.
Pedestrian identified in fatal accident
Elk, Wash., man was third area pedestrian killed in a week