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Husband recounts fatal crash

Gary Keller remembers the crash that killed his wife and left him paralyzed: He said it started with a silver flash. “I remember a big crash, and I remember flying …


Hit-run suspect released from jail

Steven A. Black was released from jail on his own recognizance Monday after appearing before Superior Court Judge Michael Price on a hit-and-run charge. Black, 42, was arrested for hit-and-run …


Slippery roads vex drivers, responders

Several slide-offs and accidents clogged roads and kept local law enforcement busy as they struggled to keep up with the high number of incidents Wednesday. Washington State Patrol responded to …


Snow brings crashes, slide-offs

After a few days of reprieve from the snow, the flakes began falling in the Spokane area again Saturday. Roads became slick, leaving local law enforcement to deal with numerous …


Driver convicted in crash with cops

A jury on Thursday convicted a Spokane woman of three counts of vehicular assault for a crash that injured three police detectives last summer. Tonia S. Vansant, 38, faces 33 …


Woman convicted in crash that injured Spokane detectives

A jury today convicted a Spokane woman of three counts of vehicular assault for a crash that injured three police detectives last summer.


3 injured in head-on highway crash

Three people were injured today when a motorist failed to yield to oncoming traffic on Highway 290, according to the Washington State Patrol.


Driver of stolen Honda arrested on East Empire

A level 3 sex offender who hasn’t checked in with authorities recently was arrested Sunday evening after he allegedly crashed into another car while fleeing Spokane police in a stolen …


2 hospitalized after icy highway crash

A driver and passenger from Wilbur were airlifted to a Spokane hospital this morning after their Jeep lost control on icy Highway 2.


Crash between bike, minivan closes downtown streets

A crash between a bicyclist and a minivan has closed the intersection of 4th Avenue and Lincoln Street.


Teen dies after Palouse Highway car crash

An 18-year-old woman injured in a car crash on the Palouse Highway early Saturday has died.


Fairfield teen killed in Palouse Highway crash

An 18-year-old Fairfield, Wash., man died early Saturday when his car left the Palouse Highway and struck a tree.


Driver charged in fatal 2009 crash

A driver accused of killing a Mead woman in a drunken, head-on crash has been charged with a felony, nearly one year later. Waiting to charge Lucian G. Brisan, 30, …


‘Disparaging remarks’ led to Valley hit and run

A driver sought in a Spokane Valley hit-and-run crash that injured a bicyclist has turned himself in to police.


Driver’s brother sentenced earlier

The brother of a woman accused of crashing into three Spokane police detectives Friday was sentenced two days earlier to federal prison for child pornography possession. Tonia S. Vansant, 37, …


Detectives injured in crash recovering at home

The three Spokane police detectives injured in a car crash Friday have been identified as Mark Burbridge, Jan Pogachar and Doug Orr.


Man, 23, arrested in crash that killed motorcyclist

A 23-year-old man is accused of killing a motorcyclist while driving in downtown Spokane early Saturday.


Left-behind license plate leads to hit-and-run suspect

Police say a Colbert man arrested for hit-and-run Monday left a crucial clue at the crash scene: his truck’s license plate.


Fatal crash closes Interstate 90 for hours

A 37-year-old Silverdale, Wash., man died Saturday in a single-car rollover accident that closed eastbound Interstate 90 east of Moses Lake for several hours.


Officials: Spokane man skips court, crashes into home

A man accused of crashing his car into a northwest Spokane home early today was scheduled to plead guilty Monday to a charge related to a Cheney shooting, but he …


Teens in deadly South Hill crash plead not guilty

Two teenagers were arraigned today on vehicular homicide charges connected to a Feb. 14 crash that killed a Lewis and Clark High graduate and Eastern Washington University student.


Records say teens had been drinking

Two teenagers had been drinking when they crashed their cars last winter, killing a 19-year-old Spokane woman. Brooke A. Reese’s blood-alcohol level was 0.06 and Taylor D. Marean’s was 0.12 …


Teen drivers in fatal wreck had been drinking

Two teenagers had been drinking when they crashed their cars last winter, killing a 19-year-old Spokane woman.


Suspected heroin seized after driver hits building

A suspected intoxicated driver whom deputies believe had heroin inside his car was arrested after crashing into a convenience store Wednesday night.


Sleepy driver crashes into red-light camera

A driver crashed into a red-light camera at Division Street and Sprague Avenue in Spokane after falling asleep this morning.


Pedestrian killed by car in Desmet, Idaho

An 18-year-old driver struck and killed a 22-year-old pedestrian early today in Desmet, Idaho, and alcohol is believed to be involved, according to the Idaho State Police.


Crash report urges charges in Spokane 19-year-old’s death

Two teenagers involved in a crash that killed a 19-year-old Spokane woman in February should face vehicular homicide charges, detectives have concluded in an investigative recommendation sent to prosecutors Monday. …


Charges recommended in crash that killed teen

Two teenagers involved in a crash that killed a 19-year-old Spokane woman in February face vehicular homicide charges under a recommendation sent to prosecutors Monday.


Witnesses rescue youngsters from overturned car

A driver was in critical condition and his three children were injured this afternoon after he lost control of his car, which vaulted into a telephone pole before coming to …


Truck rollover traps 2 for several hours

Two men were trapped for several hours after their pickup overturned this morning off Stevens Creek Road near the Palouse Highway.