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Stories tagged: highway 195

UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 12, 2018

Two Spokane Valley residents killed in collision with semitruck south of Pullman

Two people were killed after their car drifted and collided with a semi truck in Whitman County on Friday.

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 15, 2017

Family of six homeless after house fire near U.S. Highway 195

A house fire south of Spokane quickly spread to nearby brush, forcing the temporary closure of the southbound lanes of U.S. Highway 195 early Friday afternoon.

UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017

Driver hurt in highway crash near Colfax cited for not wearing seat belt

A 76-year-old driver received minor injuries Monday afternoon when a semi truck swerved in front of him on Highway 195, causing a collision about four miles north of Colfax.

Man dies when car flips on Highway 195

The Washington State Patrol is working to determine why a man’s car veered off Highway 195 and rolled upside-down Sunday evening, killing him.

Woman shot by deputy identified

The woman shot by a Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputy Monday has been identified as Tina A.M. Fricke, 21.

WSU student killed in Highway 195 crash near Rosalia

One Washington State University student died in a crash on Highway 195 near Rosalia Friday and another was seriously injured.

UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 3, 2015

Three car crash blocked Highway 195 north of Colfax for hours

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.

Two EWU students die in crash on U.S. 195

Two Eastern Washington University students were killed Friday morning in a car crash south of Colfax on U.S. Highway 195. The two young women, Ashley Marie Gonzalez and Nancy Zepeda …

UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 21, 2014

Semi-involved crash near Colfax kills 2 women

Two people were killed in an vehicle collision on Highway 195 just south of Colfax early Friday, the Washington State Patrol said. Southbound lanes of the highway are blocked as …

Cheney-Spokane interchange won’t be done by end of year

Work on a new interchange at U.S. Highway 195 and Cheney-Spokane Road won’t be completed this year as originally anticipated. A contractor working on the $6.4 million construction project is …

Two women injured, one critically, in crash Thursday

Two Spokane women were injured when a 93-year-old driver driving the wrong way on U.S. Highway 195 collided with another vehicle head-on Thursday evening, according to the Washington State Patrol.

Getting There: Cuts will likely bring air travel delays

U.S. Sen. Patty Murray last week said summer travel delays are likely at the nation’s airports as a result of congressionally ordered budget cuts at the Federal Aviation Administration. FAA …

Getting There: Farwell, Bruce roads to close for summer projects

Two well-traveled routes in northeast Spokane County will be closed to traffic this construction season for major work. Farwell Road from the North Spokane Corridor to Market Street is being …

Getting There: Francis Avenue overpass work under way

Two construction projects on opposite sides of Spokane have potential for slowing traffic and creating hazards for drivers starting this week. The Washington State Department of Transportation has narrowed Francis …

Getting There: New LED signs planned for I-90, Highway 2

Five electronic highway signs on Interstate 90 and U.S. Highway 2 in the Spokane area are getting an update this year. The existing signs date to 1995 and use outdated …

Getting There: U.S. 195 intersection upgrade under way

A long-awaited improvement to U.S. Highway 195 in southwest Spokane is getting started. A contractor is setting up construction signs this week and preparing for a $6.4 million project to …

Getting There: U.S. 195, others will get funding priority

Construction of an interchange on U.S. Highway 195 at Hatch Road could join a list of high-priority projects for future transportation funding in the Spokane region. The other high priorities …

Intersection at U.S. 195 to get safety upgrade

Drivers in southwest Spokane are getting something that will improve safety on U.S. Highway 195, the main route to Pullman. The state Legislature approved $12.5 million for a freeway interchange …

Spangle man died in crash with plow

The driver killed in a fiery crash Tuesday on U.S. Highway 195 south of Hatch Road was identified Wednesday as a 57-year-old Spangle man. William H. Adsit was headed south …

Motorist dies in fiery crash

At least one motorist is dead after a pickup truck smashed into the back of a state snowplow Tuesday night and burst into flames, authorities said. Witnesses said the compact …

Transportation needs get collaborative look

Local government officials in Spokane County say the region needs about $20 million a year in additional funding to keep up with road and highway needs. They are proposing the …

Driver injured in Highway 195 crash

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

Spokane man killed in Highway 195 crash

A two-car crash six miles south of Spokane Monday killed a 57-year-old man.

Vehicle went end-over-end down embankment

An 18-year-old driver whose vehicle plunged end-over-end down a steep embankment west of High Drive on Monday evening survived because he was wearing a seat belt, fire officials said.

Fuel tanker crash blocks highway

A busy south Spokane County highway was blocked for most of Monday after a tanker truck carrying diesel fuel burst into flames in an early-morning collision. A southbound pickup driven …

Quest for road fix goes to Olympia

OLYMPIA – Two months to the day after a 16-year-old motorist was killed pulling onto U.S. Highway 195, her family and friends traveled to Olympia to call on state lawmakers …

Lawmakers urged to fix U.S. 195 intersection

OLYMPIA – Two months to the day after a 16-year-old motorist was killed pulling onto U.S. Highway 195, her family and friends traveled to Olympia to call on state lawmakers …

Turning grief into goodwill

Dealing with the loss of a child can be an unimaginable challenge, but for Debi and Jason Hammel, that loss has been tempered a little thanks to their children and …

Highway 195 in Pullman now open

A jackknifed semi blocking Highway 195 near the Pullman bypass, which is the first entrance to the city, has been cleared, authorities said. .