Saturday, May 18, 2019

*Final Update* Westbound I90 blocked at Rose Lake Exit 34

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District 1 Patrol 615 West Wilbur Ave. Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815
(208) 209-8620
Fax (208) 209-8619

For Immediate Release: 005/18/2019 7:15 pm
Please direct questions to the District Office

***** FINAL UPDATE******

On May 18, 2019 at 2:51pm the Idaho State Police responded to a multiple motorcycle crash westbound on I90 at milepost 34 near Rose Lake. Patrick J. Donovan, 69 years old, of Spokane Valley, Washington, ran off the roadway as he was traveling westbound. As Mr. Donovan came back onto the roadway he collided with Albert G. Galli, 72 years old, of Post Falls, Idaho. The third motorcyclist, Brian K Cichowicz, 46 years old, of Spokane, then hit Mr. Galli causing a chain reaction. All three drivers and the passenger of Mr. Cichowicz motorcycle, Martina Hernandez, 50 years old of Cheney, WA were all wearing helmets and riding gear. All four were transported to Kootenai Health. The roadway was blocked for approximately 1.5 hours.