Stories tagged: Fatality
Wed., April 13, 2016, 2:15 p.m.
Suspect shot by Denver officer wasn’t armed, police say
A bank robbery suspect wasn’t armed when he was fatally shot in a parked car by an officer on a downtown street during the busy lunchtime rush, police said Wednesday.
Mon., March 14, 2016, 9:50 a.m.
Man charged in deadly fire says he was smoking near oxygen
A man charged in an apartment fire that killed three people, including his son, says he was drinking and smoking near his oxygen tank when it caught fire.
Fri., March 11, 2016, 10:03 a.m.
Three dead after Kentucky apartment building blaze, fire chief says
A massive overnight fire at a central Kentucky apartment complex killed three, injured at least five and forced some residents to leap from second-story windows to escape the flames.
Fri., March 11, 2016, 10:01 a.m.
3 dead in crash on Mountain Loop Highway near Granite Falls
Emergency officials say 3 people have died in a crash on the Mountain Loop Highway near Granite Falls.
Fri., Nov. 27, 2015, 5:03 p.m.
Families of teens killed in ‘Ponderosa Jump’ crash file lawsuit
The families of two teenage girls who died in a reckless driving accident in Spokane Valley in 2013 have filed a lawsuit alleging negligence by the driver and public officials.
Sun., Sept. 6, 2015
Three women killed in crash on U.S. 195
Three people were killed Saturday afternoon when a pickup collided with a car attempting to cross U.S. Highway 195 in southwest Spokane. The incident was the third fatal crash within …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 5, 2015, 11:33 p.m.
Three killed in crash on U.S. 195
Three people were killed this afternoon in a crash at U.S. Highway 195 and Thorpe, the Washington State Patrol reported.
Fri., Sept. 4, 2015, 11:36 a.m.
Man killed in Wednesday night collision identified
Ian M. Watson, 33, was killed in a head-on collision that occurred Wednesday night in the West Hills neighborhood, according to the Spokane Medical Examiner’s Office.
Mon., Aug. 10, 2015, 9:28 p.m.
Car crash kills woman near Hauser
A woman died Monday evening after a car she was riding in collided with a motorhome near Hauser, Idaho.
Mon., June 22, 2015
Sister of man killed in crash with STA bus contests suicide determination
Thomas Samples hopped on his beloved motorcycle, Piglet, on May 22 intending to bail a friend out of jail, his sister Gladys Shirey said last week. At the intersection of …
UPDATED: Fri., May 29, 2015, 9:59 a.m.
Spokane motorcycle death was suicide, medical examiner says
The death of a motorcyclist killed in a collision with a Spokane Transit Authority bus last week has been ruled a suicide. Thomas Robert Dale Samples, 52, was wearing a …
UPDATED: Thu., May 28, 2015, 7:20 p.m.
Death of motorcyclist who hit STA bus ruled a suicide
Thomas Robert Dale Samples, 52, died of chest injuries in a collision with an STA bus on Friday afternoon, the Medical Examiner’s Office said Thursday. His death has been ruled …
Wed., May 27, 2015
Motorcyclist in fatal crash with bus ran light, police say
A motorcyclist killed in a collision with a Spokane Transit Authority bus on Friday afternoon ran a red light, Spokane police said Tuesday. The name of the man who died …
Tue., May 19, 2015, 11:52 a.m.
Lewiston man dies in early-morning crash
Travis D. Cleveland, 24, died when his truck left State Highway 3 in Latah County, Idaho, early Tuesday morning, according to the Idaho State Police.
Fri., Sept. 26, 2014
Maher’s plea deal draws disbelief
The grief of three families spilled out of a Spokane courtroom Thursday as 17-year-old Preston Maher pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide in the deaths of his University High School classmates …
Thu., Sept. 4, 2014, 8 a.m.
Bonners Ferry man dies in overnight crash
Louie Abraham, 28, was killed in a single-vehicle collision on U.S. Highway 2 early Thursday, the Idaho State Police said.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 15, 2014, 10:58 a.m.
Sagle man killed in crash on Long Bridge in Sandpoint
A Sagle man was killed early Friday in a two-vehicle collision on the Long Bridge, just south of Sandpoint on U.S. Highway 95.
Tue., July 1, 2014, 8:06 a.m.
Idaho man dies in Priest Lake motorcycle crash
Steven R. Pitts of Oldtown, Idaho, died in a motorcycle collision Monday afternoon, the Idaho State Police said.
Tue., June 3, 2014, 2:38 p.m.
Sagle man dies after truck strikes tree
Charles D. Corliss died in a single-vehicle collision early Tuesday near Sagle, Idaho, according to the Idaho State Police.
UPDATED: Tue., June 3, 2014, 11:54 a.m.
Miner killed at the Sunshine Mine identified as Nick Rounds
KELLOGG, Idaho — The Silver Valley miner killed Monday at the Sunshine Mine was to be married this summer, his uncle said today. Miner Nick Rounds graduated from Wallace High …
UPDATED: Fri., May 30, 2014, 5:16 p.m.
Woman killed in single-vehicle crash near Long Lake identified
A woman is dead following a single-vehicle collision with a tree southwest of Long Lake on Thursday night, the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office said.
Mon., May 5, 2014, 7:38 a.m.
Pedestrian struck and killed in Juliaetta
JULIAETTA, Idaho — A 55-year-old Juliaetta man died over the weekend after being struck by a pickup truck while crossing the street.
Fri., May 2, 2014
Six die in Eastern Washington car crashes
Six people died Thursday in several Eastern Washington car crashes. Gabriel L. Johnson, 20, of Spokane Valley, was driving a 2003 Buick Century east on Interstate 90 just east of …
UPDATED: Fri., April 18, 2014, 12:53 p.m.
Man dies in single-vehicle collision overnight in Spokane Valley
Alejandro Apodaca, 34, died in a single-vehicle collision likely caused by speed late Thursday, the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office said.
Fri., April 11, 2014, 9:17 a.m.
Body found in Coeur d’Alene River
OSBURN, Idaho — Police in North Idaho say a body found in the Coeur d’Alene River near the town of Osburn is likely that of an 82-year-old man reported missing …
Fri., March 21, 2014, 7:53 a.m.
Police: Moscow man dies in alcohol-related crash
Christopher Papineau, 30, was thrown from a Chevy Impala that left the roadway while the driver, Trent Brown, was trying to turn on East Public Avenue around 7 p.m. Thursday, …
Fri., March 14, 2014, 10:31 p.m.
Head-on collision kills woman on U.S. Highway 2
A head-on crash killed a 39-year-old woman on U.S. Highway 2 between Oldtown and Priest River on Friday afternoon, according to the Idaho State Police.
Thu., Feb. 27, 2014, 4:12 p.m.
911 dispatchers say Afghanistan veteran wanted confrontation with police
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office released on Thursday 40 minutes of audio from dispatchers responding to the fatal officer-involved shooting of Jedadiah Zillmer earlier this month. The tapes include deputies …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 21, 2014, 2:31 p.m.
Semi-involved crash near Colfax kills 2 women
Two people were killed in an vehicle collision on Highway 195 just south of Colfax early Friday, the Washington State Patrol said. Southbound lanes of the highway are blocked as …
Thu., Feb. 13, 2014
No crosswalk at site of fatal hit-and-run
The intersection where a 55-year-old man was struck by multiple drivers and killed Sunday is known to be unfriendly to pedestrians, but there are no immediate plans for improvements. Don …