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Stories tagged: crash

Car smashes into Spokane Valley home

A car careened into a Spokane Valley home this morning when its driver reportedly experienced a seizure.

Injured motorcyclist identified, still critical

A motorcyclist hit by a pickup truck in downtown Spokane during the Monday night rush hour commute remains in critical condition, says Sacred Heart officials.

Motorcyclist struck, run over by pickup truck

A motorcyclist suffered life-threatening injuries Monday evening when he was struck and run over by a pickup at a busy downtown intersection. Police say the pickup was westbound on Sprague …

UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 26, 2012, 7 p.m.

Motorcyclist suffers life-threatening injuries in crash at Sprague and Browne

A motorcyclist suffered life-threatening injuries Monday evening when he was struck by a pickup at Browne Street and Sprague Avenue.

Spokane deputy’s patrol car damaged in accident

An 18-year-old late for classes this morning hit a Spokane County sheriff’s deputy’s patrol car on Interstate 90 in Spokane Valley.

Police seeking witness to hit-and-run crash

The Spokane Police Department is looking for the “good Samaritan” who attempted to stop a driver after a collision at Third Avenue and Freya Street last month.

Car crashes into garage in Spokane Valley

A woman in Spokane Valley got a rude awakening this morning after a driver of a truck crashed into her garage at 11th Avenue and Homestead Court.

UPDATED: Tue., July 3, 2012, 12:46 p.m.

Four crew members died in firefighting plane crash

DENVER — The military says four crew members have died in the crash of an Air Force tanker plane that was fighting a fire in the Black Hills of South …

Air Force plane crashes battling forest fire

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A military cargo plane from North Carolina has crashed while fighting a wildfire in South Dakota, but there’s no official word on death or injuries.

Powered parachute crashes Sunday in Post Falls

Two men were injured Sunday night in Post Falls when a powered parachute crashed into a school bus in a church parking lot.

Auto accidents cause road snarls on North Side

Several crashes this morning temporarily blocked roads in the Spokane area.

Two taken to hospital after crash on Francis

A two-car crash at Francis Avenue and Assembly Road occurred around 5:30 this morning.

UPDATED: Mon., March 12, 2012, 10:30 a.m.

Children injured in Wash. school bus rollover

Three children were seriously injured when a school bus overturned today near the central Washington city of Quincy, authorities said.

2 more bodies found in cruise ship wreck

GIGLIO, Italy — Italian officials say two more bodies have been pulled from the wreckage of a cruise liner capsized off the Tuscan coast, bringing the number of confirmed dead …

Base names 4 soldiers killed in helicopter crash

were identified Wednesday as investigators look into the cause of the collision,

Taxi crashes Ore. hotel room, lands on man in bed

A taxicab plowed through the front window of a Portland motel room today, landing on top of a man who was in bed and seriously injuring him.

Getting There: In case of accident, quickly clear the road

When snow falls, accidents pile up. Authorities say that the best thing drivers can do is move their damaged vehicles out of harm’s way if there are no injuries.

Single-vehicle crash kills two UI freshmen

Two University of Idaho students died early Saturday after a one-vehicle accident near Troy, Idaho, police said. According to Idaho State Police, freshmen Wyatt T. Smith, 17, of St. Anthony, …

Death toll in Reno reaches 9

RENO, Nev. — The death toll in the crash of a World War II-era plane during a Reno air race rose to nine people Saturday as investigators combed through wreckage …

Authorities identify teens involved in fatal Soap Lake crash

Grant County sheriff’s deputies have identified the two teens involved in a Feb. 20 fatal car crash near Soap Lake, Wash.

One teen killed, one injured in Soap Lake crash

A teen girl was killed early this morning and another teen seriously injured in a one-car crash near Soap Lake, Wash.

Elderly woman struck in crosswalk

An elderly woman is in critical condition after being hit by a truck while crossing the street today about 12:28 p.m.

One injured in school bus accident

One person was injured in an accident involving a car and a school bus today about 4:16 p.m. at Perry Street and Baldwin Avenue.

Woman injured in head-on crash with semi

One person was injured in a collision at 10:38 a.m. Thursday on Interstate 90 near Wallace when a semi truck lost control and struck her vehicle head on.

Suspicious motorist crashes SUV as police close in

A man reportedly attempting to elude police crashed his SUV into two other vehicles, a light pole and a fire hydrant early Sunday morning at Sprague and Washington in Spokane.

Man injured when truck rolls over

A man was ejected from his Chevrolet pickup early Sunday on state Route 23 near Sprague in Lincoln County. The truck left the road about 5:30 a.m. and rolled twice, …

Four involved in two-car crash

Four people were hospitalized Saturday after a two-car collision near Post Falls. A 2000 Pontiac Montana minivan driven by Michael W. Lyman, 19, was southbound on Greensferry Road abut 5:30 …

Crash, gas leak closed North Idaho highway

U.S. Highway 95 south of the Spokane River bridge in Coeur d’Alene was closed for more than two hours on Wednesday evening following a one-vehicle crash.

Driver in crash near Lake Roosevelt in serious condition

A driver who crossed the centerline and struck a pickup carrying an Airway Heights family near Lake Roosevelt remained in serious condition Sunday.

Highway 395 crash kills motorcyclist

A 58-year-old Bellevue man died Thursday when his motorcycle collided with a car on U.S. Highway 395 south of Deer Park. Richard P. Wittgenstein was riding his 2007 Harley-Davidson south …