Stories tagged: Fatality
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, FEB. 20, 2013, 1:50 P.M.
Driver of Pontiac cleared in North Spokane fatality
Spokane County sheriff’s detectives found the Pontiac and driver they were seeking in relation to a recent death, but found no evidence that the car had hit anyone.
UPDATED: THURSDAY, FEB. 7, 2013, 11:14 A.M.
Man killed, another shot in the arm in Sandpoint
Police in Sandpoint are investigating a confrontation that left one man dead and another with a gunshot wound to his arm.
UPDATED: TUESDAY, FEB. 5, 2013, 4:50 P.M.
Suspect identified in fatal police shooting
SPOKANE — A police chase has ended with an officer fatally shooting a person in Spokane.
SATURDAY, DEC. 15, 2012, 3:18 P.M.
Driver, victim in fatal collision identified
The Washington State Patrol says alcohol or drugs were involved when a car hit a pedestrian on the shoulder of I-90 west of downtown Spokane.
FRIDAY, NOV. 16, 2012, 9:32 P.M.
Woman found dead in north Spokane house fire
An elderly woman died in a house fire in north Spokane tonight.
TUESDAY, NOV. 13, 2012, 3:15 P.M.
Spokane soldier dies in Afghanistan
A Spokane soldier died Monday in Afghanistan of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit with indirect fire, the Department of Defense said.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 10, 2012, 2:24 P.M.
One killed, two injured in Otis Orchards crash
One man was killed and two others were badly injured in a car accident early this morning in Otis Orchards.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 10, 2012, 7:25 A.M.
Man killed in rollover crash on Highway 904
SPOKANE — A man was killed early this morning in a crash in Spokane County.
MONDAY, OCT. 8, 2012, 11:19 A.M.
Spokane man dies 8 days after car accident
A Spokane man has died following a Sept. 26 car accident in downtown Spokane.
MONDAY, OCT. 8, 2012, 6:59 A.M.
Spokane man dies, several injured in MT crash
HELENA — A car collided with a pickup truck on the Flathead Indian Reservation in northwestern Montana, killing a Washington state man and injuring five others.
TUESDAY, OCT. 2, 2012, 8:26 A.M.
Border Patrol agent killed on patrol in Arizona
PHOENIX — A U.S. Border Patrol agent was killed and another wounded in a shooting early this morning in Arizona near the U.S.-Mexico line, according to the Border Patrol. The …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 27, 2012, 10:17 A.M.
Families of Idaho crash victims settle lawsuit
COEUR D’ALENE — The families of two North Idaho teens killed in a car accident near Twin Falls have reached a financial settlement with the 21-year-old driver who pleaded guilty …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 19, 2012, 1:52 P.M.
Motorcyclist killed in accident east of Colfax
A motorcyclist was killed this morning in an accident east of Colfax.
MONDAY, SEPT. 17, 2012, 9:04 A.M.
2 WA teenage boys die after hiking fall
SEATTLE — The King County Sheriff’s office says two teenage boys died after falling during a hike outside of North Bend.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 14, 2012, 1:04 P.M.
Police searching for man linked to hotel slaying
Spokane police are searching for a “person of interest” in a Thursday morning murder at a downtown hotel.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 14, 2012
Police seek gunman in deadly shooting at hotel
Spokane police were working Thursday night to find a suspect in a deadly shooting outside a downtown Spokane hotel. A fight that broke out in the parking lot of the …
UPDATED: THURSDAY, SEPT. 13, 2012, 3:13 P.M.
Dead man may be tied to Wednesday shooting
A fight outside a downtown Spokane hotel escalated into a shooting, killing one man and leaving Spokane Police scrambling to find a suspect who remains on the loose after he …
UPDATED: FRIDAY, SEPT. 7, 2012, 2:05 P.M.
Hiker killed in fall at Painted Rocks identified
A hiking outing among five friends Thursday night turned deadly when an 18-year-old Spokane woman fell to her death.
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, AUG. 29, 2012, 11:24 A.M.
Driver, passenger in fatal accident identified
One person was killed in a single-car accident early this morning in Post Falls.
TUESDAY, AUG. 28, 2012, 8:26 A.M.
Washington flags lowered for Afghanistan death
OLYMPIA — Flags are lowered today at Washington state agency buildings in memory of a sailor from Des Moines who was killed in Afghanistan.
MONDAY, AUG. 27, 2012, 9:16 A.M.
Coeur d’Alene Mines employee dies in Mexico
An employee of a Coeur d’Alene Mines property in Mexico died late Sunday morning while doing maintenance work.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 15, 2012, 12:47 P.M.
Funeral for Bonners Ferry soldier scheduled for Saturday
The remains of a Bonners Ferry soldier killed Aug. 7 by enemy fire in Afghanistan will be returned to North Idaho on Friday.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 15, 2012, 9:08 A.M.
WSP patrol car kills pedestrian at Mount Vernon
MOUNT VERNON, Wash. — A Washington State Patrol car struck and killed a pedestrian Tuesday night on Interstate 5 off-ramp at Mount Vernon.
MONDAY, AUG. 13, 2012, 1:33 P.M.
Moscow firefighter killed fighting fire near Orofino
BOISE — A 20-year-old U.S. Forest Service firefighter died after she was struck by a falling tree in north-central Idaho, highlighting the dangerous jobs crews have as at least a …
MONDAY, AUG. 13, 2012, 7:16 A.M.
Unidentified pedestrian killed on Spokane’s South Hill
SPOKANE — Investigators are trying to identify a woman who was killed in a car accident Saturday night on Spokane’s South Hill.
TUESDAY, JULY 31, 2012, 8:10 A.M.
Memorial service today for officer killed in crash
A memorial service for a Spokane police officer killed in an off-duty motorcycle crash is set to begin today at 10 a.m. in Post Falls.
MONDAY, JULY 30, 2012, 6:38 A.M.
Newport man killed in ATV accident
A Newport man was killed Sunday when he hit a cable above the road while riding an ATV on private property.
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, JULY 25, 2012, 6:13 P.M.
Driver of truck arrested in hit-and-run that killed police officer
Officers in the Spokane Police Department were saddened Wednesday by the death of a fellow officer who was killed in a hit-and-run motorcycle crash. Kurt P. Henson, 47, of Post …
SATURDAY, JULY 21, 2012, 9:10 A.M.
Falling tree during storm kills man at Priest Lake
A Walla Walla man was killed Friday at Priest Lake in Bonner County when a large tree fell on his pickup truck during stormy weather.
THURSDAY, JULY 19, 2012, 9:25 A.M.
Lucky Friday Mine death blamed on safety lapse
An underground worker killed by a November 17 accident at the Lucky Friday Mine was wearing the wrong type of safety harness, a federal report says.