Stories tagged: crash
Wed., March 2, 2016
Aubrey McClendon, a natural gas industry titan, was killed in a fiery single-vehicle crash in Oklahoma City on Wednesday, a day after he was indicted on a charge of conspiring …
Wed., March 2, 2016
Authorities say dozens of homes have been evacuated after 16 cars on a Norfolk Southern freight train carrying hazardous liquids derailed in far southwestern New York.
Mon., Feb. 8, 2016
A charter bus driving through a snowstorm to a casino flipped onto its side Monday, injuring at least 30 people, several of them critically, and closing the northbound side of …
Fri., Dec. 25, 2015
A pickup truck traveling too fast for icy conditions slid onto its side south of Ritzville on Friday morning, injuring a female passenger from Kennewick.
Wed., Dec. 2, 2015
A one-car crash on Interstate 90 in Post Falls killed two men Tuesday night.
Sun., Nov. 29, 2015
Andy Norberg was just a few months old when his father, a Navy Reserve pilot, disappeared and was presumed dead. “Some of the things that I knew, when I grew …
Fri., Nov. 27, 2015
The families of two teenage girls who died in a reckless driving accident in Spokane Valley in 2013 have filed a lawsuit alleging negligence by the driver and public officials.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 7, 2015
Suspected drunk drivers have caused two serious car crashes that blocked busy roads for hours in the last two days.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 3, 2015
A three car crash blocked both directions of Highway 195 six miles north of Colfax in Whitman County for several hours Saturday afternoon, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Fri., Sept. 25, 2015
Jonathon Nomee pleaded guilty to felony vehicular manslaughter Friday, two years after a crash that claimed the life of 42-year-old Erin Noel Walker. Nomee had initially been charged with a …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 24, 2015
An amphibious tour vehicle and a charter bus carrying foreign college students collided on a busy Seattle bridge Thursday, killing four people and sending dozens to hospitals in a wreck …
Sun., Sept. 6, 2015
Three people were killed Saturday afternoon when a pickup collided with a car attempting to cross U.S. Highway 195 in southwest Spokane. The incident was the third fatal crash within …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 5, 2015
Three people were killed this afternoon in a crash at U.S. Highway 195 and Thorpe, the Washington State Patrol reported.
Fri., Sept. 4, 2015
Ian M. Watson, 33, was killed in a head-on collision that occurred Wednesday night in the West Hills neighborhood, according to the Spokane Medical Examiner’s Office.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 18, 2015
The driver of a semi trailer was found dead just after noon Tuesday west of Spokane after the truck went off the highway, the Washington State Patrol said.
Fri., Aug. 7, 2015
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
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
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
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
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
Two accidents on Monday afternoon sent two men to Spokane hospitals.
Tue., June 9, 2015
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
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
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
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
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 …