Stories tagged: crash
Fri., Aug. 7, 2015, 8:21 a.m.
Two fires Thursday in the Mead area showed just how easily vegetation can ignite in this summer’s hot and dry conditions.
Fri., July 17, 2015
A bicyclist was killed and a motorcyclist was seriously injured in separate accidents Wednesday, and in both cases, police say, the drivers who caused the crashes admitted to recently smoking …
UPDATED: Thu., July 16, 2015, 6:38 p.m.
A bicyclist was killed and a motorcyclist was seriously injured in separate accidents Wednesday and in both cases the drivers who caused the accidents admitted to recently smoking marijuana.
Tue., July 7, 2015, 11:46 a.m.
The Spokane County sheriff’s deputy who sped through Spokane Valley last year without his lights or sirens activated, narrowly missing a teenage bicyclist, was given a written reprimand for violating …
UPDATED: Thu., June 25, 2015, 5:41 p.m.
A Colbert woman died Thursday in a two-car crash at Highway 2 and Elk Chattaroy Road north of Spokane, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Thu., June 25, 2015, 1:14 p.m.
A 34-year-old Coeur d’Alene man faces a criminal charge of vehicular manslaughter for the June 7 crash that killed his passenger on a service road north of Athol. Investigators have …
Mon., June 22, 2015
Thomas Samples hopped on his beloved motorcycle, Piglet, on May 22 intending to bail a friend out of jail, his sister Gladys Shirey said last week. At the intersection of …
UPDATED: Tue., June 16, 2015, 9:37 a.m.
Two accidents on Monday afternoon sent two men to Spokane hospitals.
Tue., June 9, 2015, 2:01 p.m.
Authorities on Tuesday identified a 27-year-old man who died in a blazing car crash near Davenport two weeks ago.
UPDATED: Fri., May 29, 2015, 9:59 a.m.
The death of a motorcyclist killed in a collision with a Spokane Transit Authority bus last week has been ruled a suicide. Thomas Robert Dale Samples, 52, was wearing a …
UPDATED: Thu., May 28, 2015, 7:20 p.m.
Thomas Robert Dale Samples, 52, died of chest injuries in a collision with an STA bus on Friday afternoon, the Medical Examiner’s Office said Thursday. His death has been ruled …
Wed., May 27, 2015
A motorcyclist killed in a collision with a Spokane Transit Authority bus on Friday afternoon ran a red light, Spokane police said Tuesday. The name of the man who died …
Tue., May 19, 2015, 11:52 a.m.
Travis D. Cleveland, 24, died when his truck left State Highway 3 in Latah County, Idaho, early Tuesday morning, according to the Idaho State Police.
Fri., April 17, 2015
Airway Heights Mayor Patrick Rushing suspects politics are behind increased interest in a noninjury crash involving a school bus he drove in January. “You know the saying, ‘Hold your friends …
UPDATED: Thu., April 16, 2015, 12:59 p.m.
Airway Heights Mayor Patrick Rushing said Thursday he believes political opponents are behind efforts to play up what he called a “minor vehicle accident’ that took place in January while …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 22, 2014, 3:14 p.m.
Five people were injured after a Nissan truck overturned on State Highway 3 between Deary and Kendrick on Sunday afternoon, the Idaho State Police said.
Mon., Sept. 15, 2014, 12:16 p.m.
Alcohol is believed to have been a factor in a crash that sent a Northport woman to the hospital Sunday evening, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Thu., Sept. 4, 2014, 8 a.m.
Louie Abraham, 28, was killed in a single-vehicle collision on U.S. Highway 2 early Thursday, the Idaho State Police said.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 15, 2014, 10:58 a.m.
A Sagle man was killed early Friday in a two-vehicle collision on the Long Bridge, just south of Sandpoint on U.S. Highway 95.
Fri., July 25, 2014, 3:20 p.m.
Douglas Williams, 26, of Scottsdale, Arizona, swam to a dock after his Chevy sedan entered Lake Coeur d’Alene in a traffic incident late Thursday, the Idaho State Police said.
Wed., July 23, 2014, 7:56 a.m.
A five-year-old boy and 33-year-old man were injured in a single-vehicle rollover collision just after 7 p.m. Tuesday near Ritzville, the Washington State Patrol said.
Fri., July 18, 2014, 10:11 a.m.
WASHINGTON — The United States began building a case Friday that would pin the blame for the downing of the passenger jet over Ukraine on separatist forces supported by Russia, …
Fri., July 18, 2014, 10:08 a.m.
ROZSYPNE, Ukraine — World leaders called for an immediate cease-fire in eastern Ukraine on Friday and demanded speedy access for international investigators to the crash site of the Malaysia Airlines …
UPDATED: Thu., July 17, 2014, 12:16 p.m.
A Ukrainian official said a passenger plane carrying 295 people was shot down Thursday over a town in the east of the country, and Malaysian Airlines tweeted that it lost …
Thu., July 10, 2014
Geese flew through the windshield of a U.S. Air Force helicopter during a training mission off the coast of England in January, causing a crash that killed four airmen, including …
Wed., July 9, 2014, 12:22 p.m.
Military investigators say geese collided with a U.S. Air Force helicopter that crashed during a training mission off the coast of England in January, killing four airmen. Among the dead …
Tue., July 1, 2014, 8:06 a.m.
Steven R. Pitts of Oldtown, Idaho, died in a motorcycle collision Monday afternoon, the Idaho State Police said.
UPDATED: Tue., March 18, 2014, 12:37 p.m.
A news helicopter crashed into the street and exploded into flames Tuesday near Seattle’s Space Needle, killing two people on board, badly injuring a man in a car and sending …
Wed., March 12, 2014
Pilot error caused a training jet with three aboard to crash and explode in a farm field near Harrington, Wash., a year ago, the U.S. Navy said. A detailed review …
Tue., March 11, 2014, 5:23 p.m.
U.S. Navy officials on Tuesday said pilot error caused a training jet to crash into a farm field a year ago several miles west of Harrington.