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ISP IDs jogger killed by log truck

ISP news release:

At 9:53 a.m.Thursday, a fatality crash occurred in the 16000 block of Dufort Road near Priest River. A 1992 Kenworth Tractor pulling a fully loaded log trailer being driven by Jesse R Flory, 22, of Bonners Ferry was negotiating a left hand curve when he came across Katherine R Malone, 36, of Nashville, TN, jogging in the roadway. His truck overturned and a portion of the truck struck Malone. She was pronounced deceased at the scene and was transported by Sherman Knapp Funeral Home in Newport, Washington. Flory was not wearing a seatbelt. Next of kin has been notified. The investigation is still ongoing. The assisting agencies were the Bonner County Sheriff's Office and the Idaho Transportation Department. The vehicle and clean-up were handled by Newport Towing.

D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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