Friday, September 11, 2020

Injury Crash I90 near MP 10, west of Coeur d'Alene

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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: 09/11/20 7:50 pm
Please direct questions to the District Office

On September 11, 2020 at approximately 12:37 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a three-vehicle crash on Interstate 90 near milepost 10, just west of Coeur d Alene.

Christine M. Cann, 57, of Coeur d Alene, ID, in a silver 2020 Toyota Rav4 entered the interstate from Northwest Boulevard, Exit 11, traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes. Cann continued to travel in the wrong direction when she hit Jeremy T Scherer, 24, of Spokane Valley, WA, in a white 2014 Chevrolet Sonic head on near milepost 10. The collision caused Scherer to spin sideways where he was struck on his drivers side by Christopher B. Comer, 57, of Issaquah, WA in a silver 2019 Subaru Forester. Scherers and Comers vehicles continued off of the right shoulder and came to rest near the bike path. Canns vehicle came to rest in the middle of the eastbound lanes.

Cann and Scherer were both transported to Kootenai Health. All three drivers were wearing their safety belts. The roadway was blocked for approximately three hours. The investigation is ongoing, if anyone witnessed this crash or has any information please contact Trooper Archer 208/209-8730.