Stories tagged: Fatality
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 …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 10, 2014, 9:19 a.m.
Man killed in hit and run on Mission Avenue
A man was killed Sunday night on Mission Avenue at South Riverton Drive in an apparent hit-and-run, Spokane police said.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 10, 2014, 9:03 a.m.
Woman dies in single-car collision on I-90
A single-car collision on westbound I-90 near North Argonne Road has one lane of traffic blocked this morning. The Washington State Patrol said a woman has died.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 24, 2014, 11:37 a.m.
Chewelah man dies in Highway 395 collision near Addy
One person has died in a two-vehicle collision that closed Highway 395 about three miles south of Addy, the Washington State Patrol said. The incident occurred shortly after 6 a.m. …
Wed., Dec. 18, 2013, 6:27 p.m.
Pedestrian killed when struck by pickup on 57th
A man was struck and killed by a pickup truck at the height of rush hour traffic while attempting to walk across 57th Avenue near Regal Street.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 9, 2013, 4:44 p.m.
Woman dies in semitruck accident
A 20-year-old woman died Saturday morning after a semitruck she was a passenger in stuck a tree on State Route 195.
Wed., Oct. 30, 2013, 8:36 a.m.
Mead man among victims in Arizona accidents
CASA GRANDE, Ariz. — Authorities in Arizona say three people are dead and at least 12 others injured after a dust storm led to multiple crashes on Interstate 10 between …
Wed., Oct. 23, 2013
Meth a possible factor in fatal pedestrian accident
Drugs afflicted a family at the center of a tragic accident that left a kindergartner dead and a mother clinging to life. Drug tests detected methamphetamine in 25-year-old Sarah Burrows-Gust, …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 24, 2013, 5:20 p.m.
Semitruck collision on Trent kills two people
A collision between a semitruck and a pickup on Trent Avenue at Starr Road east of Spokane Valley has killed two people, the Washington State Patrol says.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 4, 2013, 12:20 p.m.
W. Wash. man dies in Pend Oreille County crash
Stuart Lacy, 49, of Monroe, Wash., died after the 2006 Chevy Express van he was driving rolled trying to turn along state Highway 20 north of Usk on Tuesday afternoon, …
Fri., Aug. 30, 2013, 1:25 p.m.
Post Falls teenager dies after crash in Coeur d’Alene
At Post Falls teenager died Friday after he was severely injured in a crash earlier this week.
Wed., Aug. 28, 2013, 10:57 a.m.
Priest Lake campground closed for tree removal
Beaver Creek Campground at the northwest end of Priest Lake has been closed today and visitors are being evacuated after Forest Service inspectors discovered more than 40 hazardous trees that …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 28, 2013, 5:18 p.m.
Dead man found in Spokane Valley identified
A dead man was found on the shoulder of the road at 4414 E. Buckeye Ave. early this morning.
Sat., Aug. 10, 2013, 9:09 p.m.
Spokane biker crashes, dies in North Idaho
A Spokane motorcyclist was killed Friday night when his Yamaha went off St. Joe River Road in Shoshone County.
Sat., Aug. 10, 2013
Fatal crashes among calls
Spokane Valley Fire Department crews responded to two traffic fatalities the week of Aug. 1-7, both on Wednesday. There was a minor accident around 8 a.m. near the Sprague Avenue …
Fri., Aug. 9, 2013, 7:41 p.m.
Go-cart driver killed in Pend Oreille County
A 25-year-old man is dead after he was struck by an SUV while riding his homemade go-cart on a rural road in Pend Oreille County on Friday. Treavor M. Miller …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 7, 2013, 8:33 a.m.
One dead in accident north of Chewelah
A Montana man died Tuesday when the car he was driving went off the road north of Chewelah and hit a tree just before midnight.
Fri., Aug. 2, 2013, 7:30 p.m.
Woman dies in car collision near Deer Park
Judith Porter, 67, was killed in a two-vehicle collision on U.S. Highway 395 on Friday afternoon.
Sat., July 27, 2013, 3:10 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene man dies from injuries in Wednesday accident
Timothy Willison, 24, of Coeur d’Alene died Friday from injuries sustained when the pickup truck he was driving on Idaho State Highway 13 rolled over on freshly coated roadway. Willison’s …
Fri., July 26, 2013, 9:47 p.m.
One dead in car accident on Seven Mile Road
Three people were injured in a car accident near Nine Mile Falls on Friday night. One was injured fatally. Two were airlifted from the scene with critical injuries.
Fri., July 26, 2013, 7:01 a.m.
Lewiston man dies in logging truck crash
LEWISTON, Idaho — A Lewiston man has died in a logging truck crash in North Idaho. The Idaho State Police say 69-year-old Vernon Benjamin was driving a loaded log truck …
UPDATED: Mon., July 22, 2013, 11:52 a.m.
2 killed in Spokane mobile home fire
SPOKANE — A decades-long love story came to a tragic end early Monday morning when a Spokane couple perished in a mobile home fire. The victims, whose names have not …
Tue., July 9, 2013, 7:19 a.m.
Dozer operator dies while cutting fire line
BOISE — A Washington state logging contractor who was using a bulldozer to cut fire line in central Idaho has died of an apparent heart attack or other natural causes.
UPDATED: Wed., July 3, 2013, 12:03 p.m.
Northport woman killed in car accident
A Northport woman was killed when her car hit a tree in Stevens County early this morning.
Mon., July 1, 2013, 6:23 a.m.
1 dead after overdose at The Gorge
QUINCY, Wash. — A drug overdose victim died over the weekend and many others were sickened after taking a potent mixture of a drug called “Molly” at The Gorge Amphitheatre.
Fri., June 28, 2013, 11:10 a.m.
At least 1 dead after Idaho midair collision
BOISE — Two small planes collided in midair in central Idaho Friday, killing at least one person. The Federal Aviation Administration reports a single-engine Piper Tri-Pacer and a twin-engine Beechcraft …
UPDATED: Thu., June 27, 2013, 1:57 p.m.
Police investigate body found in Spokane River
Fishermen found a body submerged in the Spokane River around 11:30 this morning and flagged down a runner with a cell phone, who called 911. The body was found on …