Stories tagged: motorcycle accident
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 …
Thu., June 6, 2013, 9:12 a.m.
Motorcyclist injured in northside crash
A motorcyclist suffered serious injuries after crashing into a car at North Maple Street and West Mission Avenue Wednesday night.
Wed., June 5, 2013, 10:58 a.m.
Alcohol suspected in serious Moses Lake crash
A 67-year-old Moses Lake man is in critical condition after crashing his motorcycle in Grant County Tuesday evening.
Sun., Dec. 23, 2012
Sanderson rides the bike husband chose for her
Liz Sanderson bought the motorcycle her late husband picked out for her before he was killed while riding to attend the funeral of his mother in August. “It’s beautiful,” Sanderson …
Thu., July 5, 2012, 7:05 a.m.
Arizona motorcyclist killed in Idaho crash
LEWISTON, Idaho — Idaho State Police says a 65-year-old Arizona man is dead after he crashed his motorcycle into a car that was about to turn off U.S. Highway 12 …
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., Nov. 5, 2011
Fatal crash, two major fires occupy fire department
Spokane Valley Fire Department crews responded to a fatal motorcycle crash and two major house fires during the two weeks spanning Oct. 20-Wednesday. The department was called at 11:30 p.m. …
Mon., Aug. 29, 2011
In brief: One child killed, one injured when SUV slips into lake
One child died and another was in critical condition late Sunday after the vehicle they were riding in slid into Fernan Lake. Coeur d’Alene firefighters pulled both children from its …
Thu., Aug. 19, 2010, 5:18 p.m.
Bellevue man killed in Highway 395 collision
A 58-year-old Bellevue man died tonight when his motorcycle collided with a car on Highway 395.
Sat., Aug. 7, 2010, 5:11 p.m.
Motorcyclist killed in Stevens County crash
A motorcycle rider from Kelowna, B.C. was killed this morning in an accident in Stevens County.
Fri., July 2, 2010
Freak accident injures Spokane cop
A police motorcycle officer was yanked from his bike Thursday morning when a line from a falling utility pole wrapped around his neck after he turned to pursue an out-of-control …
Tue., June 29, 2010, 7:38 a.m.
Motorcyclist strikes deer on highway near Newport
A 45-year-old Spokane Valley man was injured Monday night when he struck a deer while southbound on U.S. Highway 2 near Newport.
Tue., May 18, 2010, 8:13 a.m.
Man killed, another injured in motorcycle crash
A 20-year-old man was killed Monday evening in a motorcycle accident on Coeur d’Alene’s Lakeside Avenue.
Mon., April 12, 2010
Motorcyclist killed in crash on Geiger
A 35-year-old Spokane man is dead after crashing his motorcycle in the area of Geiger Boulevard and Electric Avenue, but the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office is unsure when the crash …
Sun., April 11, 2010, 2:53 p.m.
A 35-year-old Spokane man died sometime late Saturday or early Sunday when his motorcycle ran off the road near Gieger Blvd. and Electric. The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office has not …
Wed., July 15, 2009, 8:05 a.m.
Motorcyclist flown to hospital after accident
A motorcycle driver was flown to the hospital with serious injuries Tuesday evening after a truck struck him in northern Spokane County.
Thu., June 25, 2009
Driver sued over deadly wreck
A Mead man left paraplegic and widowed by a motorcycle accident June 2 is suing the Spokane stockbroker allegedly responsible for the crash. Gary G. Keller is seeking damages for …
Mon., April 6, 2009
In brief: Motorcyclist injured in Highway 41 crash
A 61-year-old Spokane man was injured Sunday afternoon in Post Falls after being thrown from his motorcycle when it slid into the back of a car. George H. Mayo, who …
Tue., March 31, 1998
Police Investigate Fatal Pursuit Of Cyclist
Police traffic experts spent Monday investigating a weekend pursuit in which a 19-year-old Spokane man was killed. John A. Maidhoff died about 5:30 p.m. Saturday, an hour after his motorcycle …
Sat., Nov. 22, 1997
Motorcyclist Badly Hurt In Collision On Trent
A 19-year-old man was critically injured Friday when he wrecked his motorcycle in east Spokane, police said. The crash occurred about noon near Trent and Myrtle. Witnesses said the South …
Fri., Oct. 31, 1997
Mike Tyson, who punctured a lung and broke a rib when he took a spill on his motorcycle, was issued a $77 ticket for not having a license to operate …
Tue., Aug. 19, 1997
Marysville Man Suspect In Motorcyclist’s Death
A Western Washington man who told state troopers he hit something last week on Interstate 90 west of Spokane is a suspect in the Aug. 10 hit-and-run death of a …
Mon., Aug. 18, 1997
Motorcyclist, 60, Injured In Crash
A 60-year-old Spokane man was hospitalized after a motorcycle he was riding crashed on Sunday afternoon. Daniel F. Hanson suffered internal injuries and was taken to Deaconess Medical Center, according …
Tue., Aug. 12, 1997
Boy Watches Father Killed By Hit-Run Driver Car Runs Over Man After Motorcycle Goes Down With Flat Tire On Interstate 90
A motorcyclist is dead, struck by a hit-and-run driver while his 10-year-old son watched. The driver hasn’t been found, and authorities have few leads. Robert V. Skaggs and his son …
Fri., July 18, 1997
Post Falls Motorcycle Crash Kills 2 Police Blame Alcohol In Accident That Was Witnessed By Cpr Class
Tue., Sept. 3, 1996
Force Wraps Up Sixth
John Force clinched his sixth NHRA Winston Funny Car championship, beating Al Hofmann with a quarter-mile run of 5.139 seconds at 301 mph in the U.S. Nationals drag races. The …
Sun., Aug. 4, 1996
Motorcycle Crash Kills Idaho Man
A 48-year-old man died Saturday night when he lost control of the motorcycle he was driving in Bonner County. Anthony Edward Mastrolia of State Line crashed his 1996 Harley-Davidson into …
Mon., July 29, 1996
Motorcyclist Still In Critical Condition
A Post Falls man remained in critical condition Sunday, a day after he was injured in a motorcycle crash. David L. Dorton, 43, was flown to Kootenai Medical Center with …
Thu., July 4, 1996
Man Beaten After Argument At Party
A 26-year-old Spokane Valley man was beaten early Saturday by a group of people who followed him when he left a party after an argument. Sheriff’s deputies said the group …
Wed., July 3, 1996
Motorcycle Wreck Kills Couple
A Spokane couple died Monday night when the motorcycle they were riding hit a power pole. Francisco and Cynthia Lopez died instantly, the Washington State Patrol reported.