Thursday, July 25, 2019

Correction to fatal crash EB I90@45, Pinehurst

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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: 07/25/2019 11:50 AM Please direct questions to the District Office

* Corrected spelling of last name

On July 25, 2019 at approximately 11:50 a.m. a fatal crash occurred on I90 at milepost 45, near Pinehurst, ID. A white 1999 Ford F350 pickup driven by David V. Bell, 61, of Newport, WA was travelling eastbound when the vehicle went off the roadway after the Pinehurst exit and continued into the water of Pine Creek landing on its top. The passenger, Lorrie L. Bell, 54, of Newport, WA was ejected and pronounced deceased at the scene. Lorrie was not wearing her seatbelt. David was transported to Kootenai Health with non-life threatening injuries. Notifications have been made to the next-of-kin. The investigation continues.