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Stories tagged: crash

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

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 …

Speeding bikers taunt trooper after crash

A Washington State Patrol trooper chasing a group of speeding motorcyclists on Interstate 5 rolled his car and ended up injured in a ditch Tuesday evening as two bikers returned …

Fiery crash kills one

One person died and three were injured Sunday in a fiery accident involving two vehicles racing just north of Clarkston.

Idaho woman injured in head-on collision near Uniontown

A 21-year-old Kamiah, Idaho, woman was injured this morning in a head-on collision on U.S. Highway 195 near Uniontown.

I-90 crash results in only minor injuries

A Spokane Valley man suffered only minor injuries Saturday when his pickup crossed the median of Interstate 90 just east of Liberty Lake and struck a semi-truck head-on, according to …

Five-car crash sends three to hospital

Three people have been hospitalized at Kootenai Medical Center after a five-vehicle accident on U.S. Highway 95 between Hayden and Athol, Idaho.

Car hurtles into pole in South Hill crash

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

Fleeing police at 90 mph, driver rolls car

A driver who crashed into a power pole, two dump trucks and a sedan on Wednesday night while fleeing from police is facing possible charges of driving under the influence …

Spokane woman charged with DUI in Addy crash

A Spokane woman was charged with driving under the influence this morning in an accident that blocked U.S. Highway 395 three miles north of Addy this morning.