Friday, September 17, 2021

Crash near Kimama in Lincoln County

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District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID 83338-5904 (208) 324-6000
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For Immediate Release: 09/17/2021 at 9:54 a.m.
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On Friday, September 17, 2021 at 4:30 AM, Idaho State Police investigated a single vehicle fatality crash on State Highway 24 at milepost 37, just west of Kimama.

A juvenile was traveling westbound on State Highway 24 when the vehicle left the roadway off the right shoulder, over corrected and rolled off the left shoulder of the roadway. The driver was ejected from the vehicle and succumbed to their injuries at the scene of the crash. The juvenile passenger was air lifted to a local hospital. Next of kin has been notified.

Idaho State Police was assisted by the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office and the Idaho Transportation Department.

This crash is under investigation by Idaho State Police.


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Thursday, September 16, 2021

Fatal Crash, SH200 near MP30, Ponderay

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District 1 Patrol 615 West Wilbur Ave. Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815
(208) 209-8620
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For Immediate Release: 09/16/21 8:00 AM
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On September 6, 2021, at approximately 6:25 pm, Idaho State Police responded to an injury crash eastbound SH200 near milepost 30, in Ponderay. Todd M. King, 50, of Elmo, MT, was traveling westbound on a black 2011 Harley Davidson motorcycle when he lost control, crossing the eastbound lane and impacting an embankment on the south shoulder. Mr. King was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. Mr. King was transported by ground ambulance to Bonner General Hospital, and later transported by air ambulance to Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane. Mr. King succumbed to his injuries on Monday, September 13, 2021. Next of kin have been notified.

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Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Fatal Crash US12 MP 24, east of Lewiston

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District 2 Patrol 2700 North and South Highway Lewiston, ID 83501-1732
(208) 750-9300
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For Immediate Release: <09/15/21 7:30>
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On September 15, 2021 at approximately 1320 hours, the Idaho State Police responded to a single vehicle crash on US Highway 12, at milepost 24. William R. Jared, of Weippe, was driving a 1995 Kenworth logging truck eastbound on Highway 12. Jared drove off the right shoulder, came back onto the road, and crossed the center line and the west lanes. The vehicle continued off the left shoulder, down an embankment and came to rest near the edge of the Clearwater River. Jared was pronounced deceased at the scene. His seatbelt was not in use. The trailer was recovered from the scene and the tractor will be recovered tomorrow morning. The roadway was shut down periodically through the investigation. Next of kin have been notified. The investigation is continuing.

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Tuesday, September 14, 2021

ISP Statement following unlawful arrest conviction

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District 1 Patrol 615 West Wilbur Ave. Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815
(208) 209-8620

For Immediate Release: 09/14/21 4:25 PM
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Captain John Kempf, Idaho State Police District 1 has the following statement to add to the release issued today by the Kootenai County Prosecutor. The Prosecutor's release is attached.

The Idaho State Police expect the highest standards of professional conduct among its employees. The victim in this case called ISP with the initial account of what occurred. ISP requested the Kootenai County Sheriff's Office to conduct a follow-up independent criminal investigation, in which ISP cooperated fully. ISP joins the Kootenai County Prosecutor in promoting trust and accountability in the conduct of law enforcement personnel.

Monday, September 13, 2021

Injury Crash EB US12@54

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District 2 Patrol 2700 North and South Highway Lewiston, ID 83501-1732
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For Immediate Release: 09/13/21 11:35 a.m.
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On September 13th, 2021, at approximately 4:38 a.m., Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle crash approximately 10-miles east of Orofino, Idaho. Tara R. Russum, 43, of Orofino, Idaho, was driving westbound US12 near milepost 54 in a silver 2004 Chevrolet Impala, when her vehicle crossed over the center line striking the eastbound embankment, overturning and coming to rest on its top in the middle of the highway. Timothy A. Smith-Hill, 66, of Hamilton, Montana, was traveling westbound US12, in a silver 2011 Chevrolet Silverado, behind a semi-truck that was slowing due to the crash, when Smith-Hill attempted to pass the semi-truck and struck Russum's vehicle in the roadway. Smith-Hill was not injured and Russum was transported to Clearwater Valley Hospital in Orofino, Idaho for her injuries. The investigation continues.

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Sunday, September 12, 2021

Fatal Crash EB SH200@Lake Rim Rd, west of Hope

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District 1 Patrol 615 West Wilbur Ave. Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815
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For Immediate Release: 09/12/21 5:02 PM
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On September 11, 2021, at approximately 4:28 p.m., The Idaho State Police investigated a single vehicle fatality crash on State Highway 200 near Lake Rim Dr., Approximately two miles west of Hope, ID.

Royal F. Shields Jr, 78, of Sagle, ID, was driving eastbound on State Highway 200 in a brown 2008 GMC Sierra pickup when he lost control and went off the roadway on the northbound shoulder. Shields then impacted the rock wall which caused his vehicle to rollover. Shields succumbed to his injuries on scene. The westbound lane of travel was blocked for approximately two hours.

Shields was wearing his safety belt. Next of kin has been notified.


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Saturday, September 11, 2021

Injury Crash NB SH99@10, near Troy

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District 2 Patrol 2700 North and South Highway Lewiston, ID 83501-1732
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For Immediate Release: 09/11/21 6:35 p.m.
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On September 11, 2021, at approximately 2:25 p.m. The Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle injury crash on State Highway 99 at mile marker 10, approximately 1.7 miles south of Troy, Idaho, in Latah County.

Cassie C. Fisher, 35, of Clarkston, WA, was driving southbound on SH99 on a grey 2014 Harley Davidson motorcycle. Natalie A. Neer, 59, of Moscow, ID, and her passenger Harold L. Neer, 61, of Moscow, ID, were traveling northbound on SH99 in a silver 2018 Toyota Rav4. Fisher crossed over the center line striking Neers vehicle head on.

Fisher was wearing her helmet and was transported by air ambulance to Sacred Heart in Spokane, WA. Both occupants of Neers vehicle were wearing their safety belts and were transported by ground ambulance to Gritman Medical Center in Moscow, ID.

The roadway was blocked for approximately two hours. The crash investigation is ongoing.

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